Übersetzung von “direct” — Englisch–Malaysisch Wörterbuch


adjective /diˈrekt/

straight; following the quickest and shortest way

dengan perjalanan yang terus
Is this the most direct route?

(of manner etc) straightforward and honest

terus terang
a direct answer.

occurring as an immediate result

His dismissal was a direct result of his rudeness to the manager.

exact; complete

Her opinions are the direct opposite of his.

in an unbroken line of descent from father to son etc

He is a direct descendant of Napoleon.
direction /-ʃən/ noun

(the) place or point to which one moves, looks etc

What direction did he go in?
They were heading in my direction (= towards me)
I’ll find my way all right – I’ve got a good sense of direction.


They are under your direction.

(in plural ) instructions (eg on how to get somewhere, use something etc)

We asked the policeman for directions
I have lost the directions for this washing-machine.

the act of aiming or turning (something or someone) towards a certain point.

directional adjective

a directional microphone (= one designed to receive sound from a particular direction).
directive /-tiv/ noun

a general instruction from a higher authority about what is to be done etc

The White House issued a directive.
directly adverb

in a direct manner

I went directly to the office.

almost at once

He will be here directly.
directness noun

The directness of his manner sometimes landed him in trouble.
director noun

a person or thing that directs, eg one of a group of persons who manage the affairs of a business or a person who is in charge of the making of a film, play etc

He is on the board of directors of our firm
The producer and the director quarrelled about the film.
directory noun (plural directories)

a type of book giving names and addresses etc

buku panduan telefon
a telephone directory.
direct debit noun

(British) an instruction to your bank to pay money directly from your account to a person or organization at regular intervals

debit langsung
You can save money if you pay your electricity bill by direct debit.
direct object noun

(linguistics) a noun or pronoun that refers to a person or thing which is directly affected by the action of a transitive verb

objek langsung
In the statement ‘He helped me’, the direct object is ‘me’.
direct speech noun

(linguistics) the actual words which a speaker uses. In writing, these are shown inside quotation marks

cakap ajuk
Only direct speech should be placed inside inverted commas.

(Übersetzung von “direct” aus dem PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)