1. Directed vertically; coming straight down.
  2. Directly to the point; plain; unambiguous; unevasive.
  3. Using plain direct language; accustomed to express opinions directly and bluntly; blunt.
  4. Complete; absolute; utter.


  1. Really; actually; quite; thoroughly; utterly.
    He wasn't just cool to me, he was downright rude.
  2. Straight down; perpendicularly.
  3. Without delay; at once.

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