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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a direct course; At once.

Usage examples (31)
  • Plunged straightway to the rocks below
  • straightway the clouds began to scatter
  • The word straightway means immediately; that is, as soon as the fragments were gathered up.
  • ‘“Give it me again of thy grace, and tell me thy name straightway, that I may give thee a stranger’s gift, wherein thou mayest be glad. for more
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