What is the opposite of outright?

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Adjective
Opposite of complete or absolute in degree
Adjective
Opposite of having no conditions or limitations
Adjective
Opposite of conspicuously or obviously bad, wrong or offensive
Adjective
Opposite of constituting or referring to all of something
“Members of the public were only allowed to see an incomplete version of the official report.”
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Opposite of not having had objectionable content removed
Adjective
(generic intensifier) Opposite of extreme or absolute in degree
“I am intrigued by your mitigated sense of self-righteousness, but not entirely surprised.”
Adjective
(zero) Opposite of to an absolute degree
“I have absolutely zero faith that you can win this race against Rick.”
Adjective
(partial) Opposite of to an absolute degree
Adjective
Opposite of in a continued fashion, to an utter or complete degree, without relief
Adjective
(imperfect) Opposite of to an absolute degree
“She might have been an imperfect wife, but she was loyal and great with the kids.”
Adjective
(cursory) Opposite of to an absolute degree
Adjective
Opposite of conspicuously or obviously bad, wrong or offensive
“No monk was infallible and it was recognized that everyone would at some point commit a minor transgression.”
Adjective
Opposite of blunt or forthright in speech or expression
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(somewhat uncommon) Opposite of to an absolute degree
“He puts on a front, but his happiness is most certainly questionable.”
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Opposite of speaking in an honest, forthright manner
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Opposite of open, honest, and direct in speech or writing, especially when dealing with unpalatable matters
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Opposite of to an absolute degree
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Opposite of conspicuously or obviously bad or wrong
Adjective
Opposite of to stand out from being far superior to one's peers
“The decision to name Karl Malone as MVP of the NBA in 1999 was a contentious one.”
Adjective
Opposite of to an absolute degree
“The detectives had limited authority to execute a search without a legal warrant.”
Adjective
Opposite of having unconditional and enthusiastic support
“There was some grudging applause at the final curtain, but I got the feeling it was more for the sake of form, rather than actual enjoyment.”
Adjective
Opposite of held by, or applicable to, a majority of the people in an area or country
“It may be an unpopular opinion, but I think that summer is by far the worst season of the four.”
Adjective
Opposite of of, affecting, or including all or most of the members of a group, domain or area
“Bear in mind that the cooker has a limited purpose, and is not suitable for grilling or frying.”
Adjective
Opposite of prevalent or widespread among a given class or area
Adjective
Opposite of being certain or convinced about a fact
“Kris wanted so desperately to trust Jim, but was uncertain of his motives.”
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Opposite of in accordance with the truth, facts or standards
“Whispers and false rumors were being circulated about his new relationship.”
Adverb
Opposite of to a complete or absolute degree
Adverb
Opposite of in an undivided or unbroken piece
“I would choke if I didn't cut that huge tablet asunder before attempting to swallow it.”
Adverb
Opposite of with no qualification, restriction, or limitation
Adverb
Opposite of very much
“Sitting at a window table beside the raised ring road, we were hardly aware of how much traffic was about.”
Adverb
Opposite of definitely
Adverb
Opposite of so as to give special emphasis to a point
Determiner
Opposite of complete, or the greatest possible
“Would I be able to help you in some capacity?”
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