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English definition of “directly”

directly

conjunction     /daɪˈrekt.li/ /dɪ-/
formal immediately after: Directly he was paid, he went out shopping.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad formal as soon as: I'll be with you directly I've finished this letter.Simultaneous and consecutiveOrder and sequence
(Definition of directly conjunction from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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