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directly

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1 in a direct line or course
  • We went directly to the site without stopping to pick up extra supplies.
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as the crow flies

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2 in an honest and direct manner
  • The instructor deals with her art students very directly, always telling them the plain truth.
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3 in the same words
  • quoted directly from the statute
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4 without delay
  • In case of a medical emergency, do not try to contact your doctor but instead go directly to the hospital.
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at once, in no time, off the bat, on a dime, on the double, on the spot

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5 at or within a short time
  • Dinner should be ready directly.
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