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out-and-out
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
complete and without restriction or qualification
  • It is quite clear that the colonel was a cool and desperate man, who was absolutely determined that nothing should stand in the way of his little game, like those out-and-out pirates who will leave no survivor from a captured ship.
    Adventure IX — The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (84% in)

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