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directly  

EN[dɪˈrɛktli]
US
Fdirectement
  • AdverbeCOMmore directlySUPmost directlySUF-ly
    1. In a direct manner; in a straight line or course.
      1. He drove directly to the office, and didn't stop off at the petrol station. ‎
    2. In a straightforward way; without anything intervening; not by secondary, but by direct means.
      1. I'm sick of asking you to fire him, I'll just do it directly. ‎
    3. Plainly, without circumlocution or ambiguity; absolutely; in express terms.
      1. I'm going to tell Natalie directly that I love her. ‎
      2. To put it more directly: he's not 'made redundant' but sacked. ‎
    4. Exactly; just.
      1. It's directly across the street. ‎
    5. Straightforwardly; honestly.
      1. He told me directly that he'd cheated on me, and how sorry he was for it.' ‎
    6. (dated) Immediately.
      1. (Midland South) Soon; next; when it becomes convenient.
        1. We'll go to the store directly, but first I need to finish sweeping. ‎
    7. Conjonction
      1. As soon as.
      2. Plus d'exemples
        1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
          • More to the point: In Hollywood techspeak, a “gobo” (one b) is a small disc placed directly between a key light and the actor being illuminated, so as to diffuse the glare.
          • Joe gives land "to Harry, if Harry graduates from law school". Harry has an springing executory interest because his graduation from law school directly divests Joe of ownership.
          • In trials with T3, oocytes were preincubated with T3 (1–100 μM) for 15 s, followed directly with coapplication of T3 and GABA, ALLOP or IVM, for 30s.

      Meaning of directly for the defined word.

      Grammaticalement, ce mot "directly" est un adverbe. C'est aussi un conjonction. C'est aussi un morphème, plus spécifiquement, un suffixe.
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        1. Adverbes
          • Conjonctions
            • Morphèmes
              • Suffixes
                • Paroles de suffixe
                  • Words suffixed with -ly
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