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English definition of “directly”


adverb (HONEST)    /daɪˈ /dɪ-/
B2 honestly , even when it might make people feel uncomfortable : Let me answer that question directly. "Did you tell him to go?" "Not directly, no."Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
(Definition of directly adverb (HONEST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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