straightaway

Definitions of straightaway
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adj performed with little or no delay

“a straightaway denial”
Synonyms:
immediate, prompt, quick
fast
acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly

n a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse

Synonyms:
straight
Types:
stretch
a straightaway section of a racetrack
homestretch
the straight stretch of a racetrack leading to the finish line
Type of:
section, segment
one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object

adv without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening

“found an answer straightaway
Synonyms:
at once, directly, forthwith, immediately, instantly, like a shot, now, right away, straight off

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