What is the definition of straightaway?

Definitions for straightaway

  • adverb - without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"
  • adjective - performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "a prompt reply"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial"
  • noun - a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
  • Pronounciation of straightaway

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    Synonyms for straightaway

    quick immediate prompt forthwith directly like a shot immediately now instantly right away at once straight off straight

    Antonyms for straightaway

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    Holonyms for straightaway

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    Hypernyms for straightaway

    section segment

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    Meronyms for straightaway

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    Sounds like straightaway

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