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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
          • Often, previously-known results will be streamlined, reworded, or reproven to make them directly relevant to the results of this paper.
          • Asexual reproduction occurs by myceliogenic germination of sclerotia directly resulting in new sclerotia or mycelium that eventually produces sclerotia.
          • 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.

      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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