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Synonyms for straightaway
ˈstreɪt əˌweɪ; -ˈweɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. straightaway, straight(adj)

    a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse

    Synonyms:
    heterosexual, heterosexual person, straight, straight person

    Antonyms:
    slow

  2. immediate, prompt, quick, straightaway(adverb)

    performed with little or no delay

    "an immediate reply to my letter"; "a prompt reply"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial"

    Synonyms:
    immediate, warm, fast, prompt, spry, speedy, ready, agile, nimble, quick, flying, contiguous

    Antonyms:
    slow

  3. immediately, instantly, straightaway, straight off, directly, now, right away, at once, forthwith, like a shot(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!"

    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, forthwith, promptly, straight off, right away, flat, immediately

    Antonyms:
    slow

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    immediately

How to pronounce straightaway?

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Veena
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How to say straightaway in sign language?

  1. straightaway

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