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Synonyms for forthwith
ˌfɔrθˈwɪθ, -ˈwɪð, ˌfoʊrθ-forth·with

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  1. forthwithadverb

    Synonyms:
    straightaway, immediately

  2. forthwithadverb

    immediately; without delay

    Synonyms:
    immediately, straightaway

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  1. forthwith

    The strong and general human tendency to procrastination is shown in the progressive weakening of the various words in this group. Immediately primarily signifies without the intervention of anything as a medium, hence without the intervention of any, even the briefest, interval or lapse of time. By and by, which was once a synonym, has become an antonym of immediately, meaning at some (perhaps remote) future time. Directly, which once meant with no intervening time, now means after some little while; presently no longer means in this very present, but before very long. Even immediately is sliding from its instantaneousness, so that we are fain to substitute at once, instantly, etc., when we would make promptness emphatic. Right away and right off are vigorous conversational expressions in the United States.

    Synonyms:
    at once, directly, immediately, instanter, instantly, now, presently, right away, right off, straightway, this instant, without delay

    Antonyms:
    after a while, by and by, hereafter, in the future, some time

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  1. forthwith

    Synonyms:
    immediately, instantly, directly, instantaneously

    Antonyms:
    by-and-by, hereafter, soon, presently

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  1. immediately, instantly, straightaway, straight off, directly, now, right away, at once, forthwith, like a shotadverb

    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!"

    Synonyms:
    now, at one time, straight, at present, like a shot, instantly, instantaneously, in a flash, at once, outright, nowadays, at a time, today, direct, directly, promptly, straight off, straightaway, right away, flat, immediately

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  1. forthwithadjective

    Synonyms:
    immediately, directly, instantly, INSTANTER, without delay

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  1. forthwithadverb

    Synonyms:
    immediately, directly, instantly

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  1. List of paraphrases for "forthwith":

    immediately, immediate, promptly, thereupon

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How to use forthwith in a sentence?

  1. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them they translate into their own language, and forthwith it is something entirely different.

  2. Johann von Goethe:

    Mathematicians are like Frenchmen whatever you say to them they translate into their own language and forthwith it is something entirely different.

  3. Civil Aviation Patricia Hayes:

    We urge the DOT to fully discharge the United States' international obligations in this regard and to grant (Norwegian Air UK) authorisation to operate forthwith.

  4. David Mark:

    After due consultation with my colleagues in both chambers of the National Assembly on this ugly development we have therefore agreed that today's session be suspended forthwith.

  5. Marcus Aurelius:

    Every day as it comes should be welcomed and reduced forthwith into our own possession as if it were the finest day imaginable. What flies past has to be seized at.


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