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straightway

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of straightway

  1. 1 without delay straightway, the decorator told us that the old couch had to go Synonyms of straightway bang, directly, forthwith, headlong, incontinently, instantaneously, instanter, instantly, now, PDQ, plumb, presently, promptly, pronto, right, right away, right now, right off, straightaway, straight off, immediatelyWords Related to straightway away, freely; anon, momentarily, shortly, soon; apace, briskly, fast, fleetly, full-tilt, posthaste, quick, quickly, rapidly, readily, snappily, speedily, swift, swiftly; abruptly, presto, suddenly, unexpectedly; hastily, impetuously, impulsively, rashly, recklessly; exactly, opportunely, punctually, seasonablyNear Antonyms of straightway slowly; late, tardily

  2. 2 in a direct line or course disgusted by his coworker's offensive e-mail, he marched straightway to the boss's office to lodge a complaint Synonyms of straightway dead, direct, due, plumb, plump, right, straight, directlyNear Antonyms of straightway circuitously, deviously, veeringlyAntonyms of straightway indirectly



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