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Very plainly or abruptly: "I asked him ________ what he meant by that."

Topic: 
Manner of Action or Being
Very plainly or abruptly: "I asked him ________ what he meant by that."
Response: 
POINT BLANK
RIGHT OUT
STRAIGHT OUT
NR
RIGHT OFF
DIRECTLY
EXACTLY
OUTRIGHT
FRANKLY
JUST
STRAIGHT FROM THE SHOULDER
BLUNTLY
DIRECT
TO HIS FACE
WHAT THE HELL
POINTEDLY
PLAIN OUT
SPECIFICALLY
VERY PLAINLY
OUT AND OUT
RIGHT OFF THE BAT
RIGHT TO THE POINT
SHARPLY
STRAIGHT
STRAIGHT OFF
FLAT OUT
FLATLY
IN NO UNCERTAIN TERMS
PLAINLY
RIGHT FROM THE SHOULDER
DEFINITELY
EXPLICITLY
FIRMLY
JUST EXACTLY
PINE BLANK
PLAIN
STRAIGHT TO HIS FACE
WHAT IN THE WORLD
FACE TO FACE
HONESTLY
IN PLAIN ENGLISH
POSITIVELY
RIGHT AWAY
RIGHT BLANK
RIGHT STRAIGHT
SQUARELY
STRAIGHT FORWARD
TO THE POINT
WHAT THE HECK
ABRUPTLY
BLANK
BRUSQUELY
CALLED HIM FOR AN EXPLANATION
CALLED HIS TIME ON IT
COLD TURKEY
COME OUT FLAT-FOOTED AND ASKED HIM
DIDN'T PULL ANY PUNCHES
EMPHATICALLY
FLAT
FLAT ASKED HIM
FLAT UP
FLAT-FOOTED
IN PLAIN WORDS
JUST COME RIGHT OUT AND ASKED HIM
JUST LIKE THAT
MAN TO MAN
MATTER OF FACT
ON THE LINE
ON THE SPOT
PARTICULAR
PLAIN AND TO THE POINT
PLAIN BLANK
PLAINLY ASKED HIM
PLINE BLANK
POINT BLACK
POINT-PLAIN BLANK
POLITELY
PRECISELY
PULLED NO PUNCHES
PUT HIM ON THE SPOT
PUT THE POINT RIGHT TO HIM
QUICK
QUICK AS A WINK
QUITE FRANKLY
RAN IT FROM THE TOP
REALLY
RIGHT NOW
RIGHT OFF THE REEL
RIGHT OUT OF BLUE SKY
RIGHT PLAIN OUT
RIGHT STRAIGHT OUT
RIGHT THERE
RIGHT TO HIS FACE
ROUGHLY
RUDELY
SHARP
SHORT AND SWEET
SIMPLY
SPUR OF THE MOMENT
SQUARE BUSINESS
STRAIGHT FOWARD
STRAIGHT IN
STRAIGHT IN THE EYE
STRAIGHTAWAY
STRAIGHTFORWARD
SUDDENLY
TACTLESSLY
THEN AND THERE
TO TELL ME FRANKLY
TORRECKLY
UP AND DOWN
VERY CLEARLY
VERY PLAIN
VERY POINTEDLY
WAS VERY BLUNT ABOUT
WHAT IN THE HECK
WHAT IN THE HELL
WHAT IN THUNDER
WHAT THE DEVIL
WHERE TO GET OFF
WITHOUT BLINKING AN EYE
WITHOUT NO QUESTIONS
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