straightway

adverb
straight·​way | \ˈstrāt-ˈwā, -ˌwā\

Definition of straightway 

1 : in a direct course : directly fell straightway down the stairs

2 : right away, immediately, straightaway straightway the clouds began to part

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Synonyms & Antonyms for straightway

Synonyms

dead, direct, directly, due, plumb, plump, right, straight

Antonyms

indirectly

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Examples of straightway in a Sentence

straightway, the decorator told us that the old couch had to go disgusted by his coworker's offensive e-mail, he marched straightway to the boss's office to lodge a complaint

First Known Use of straightway

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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straightway

adverb
straight·​way | \ˈstrāt-ˌwā \

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