suomi-englanti sanakirja

directly englannista suomeksi

  1. suoraan

  1. suoraan, suorasti

  2. suoraan

  3. aivan, suoraan

directly englanniksi

  1. In a direct manner; in a straight line or course.

  2. (ux)

  3. 1855, William Wells Brown, ''Sketches of Places and People Abroad'' (page 255)

  4. On arriving at the doors, and entering a long, capacious passage, our eyes became quite dazzled by the gleams of colored light which shone upon them, both directly and reflectedly.
  5. In a straightforward way; without anything intervening; not by secondary, but by direct means.

  6. Plainly, without circumlocution or ambiguity; absolutely; in express terms.

  7. {{quote-journal|en|date=April 19, 2012|author=Josh Halliday|work=the Guardian

  8. Exactly; just.

  9. (quote-journal)

  10. Straightforwardly; honestly.

  11. Immediately.

  12. Soon; next; when it becomes convenient.

  13. As soon as; immediately (elliptical for ''directly that/as/when'')

  14. 1982, (w), ''Constance'', Faber & Faber 2004 (''Avignon Quintet''), p. 725:

  15. Tenderly, reluctantly, he took his leave of her, promising that he would contact her directly he got back, perhaps in ten days or so.
  16. 2009, Hilary Mantel, ''Wolf Hall'', Fourth Estate 2010, p. 463:

  17. He is to go to Calais, directly this is over, to replace Lord Berners as governor ....