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English definition of “directly”

directly

adverb (STRAIGHT)    /daɪˈrekt.li/ /dɪ-/
B1 without anything else being involved or in between: Our hotel room was directly above a building site. The disease is directly linked to poor drainage systems. The sun shone directly in my eyes.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
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