without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

an arrant fool


a complete coward


a consummate fool


a double-dyed villain


gross negligence


a perfect idiot


pure folly


what a sodding mess


stark staring mad


a thoroughgoing villain


utter nonsense


the unadulterated truth

Similar to: ↑unmitigated

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