straightway

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Straightway \Straight"way'\, adverb Immediately; without loss of time; without delay.

He took the damsel by the hand, and said unto her, Talitha cumi. . . . And straightway the damsel arose. --Mark v. 41,42.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

straightway

adverb

1: at once; "straightway the clouds began to scatter"

2: in a direct course; "plunged straightway to the rocks below"


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