straightway

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  • They went straightway up on land, but a few men watched their ship. Cited from The Story of Burnt Njal, by Anonymous
  • And straightway he started for the library, where he knew his uncle sat reading. Cited from Culm Rock, by Glance Gaylord
  • She thought only of the prince, and she ran straightway to the forest. Cited from Christmas Tales and Christmas Verse, by Eugene Field
  • Now that he was back at home again, straightway everything went well. Cited from A Book of Quaker Saints, by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
  • Originally, the straightway was marked with a broad black line down its center.
  • And straightway the man was made whole, and took up his bed and walked. Cited from His Life, by William E. Barton, Theodore G. Soares, and Sydney Strong
  • And straightway they went and were married and ever after they both laughed. Cited from Alroy, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • Her eyes met his for a moment and straightway sought the floor. Cited from The Lunatic at Large, by J. Storer Clouston
  • Then straightway shall men find aid and divine grace through that holy form. Cited from The Elene of Cynewulf, by Cynewulf
  • I will straightway to the Queen that she send the news about the city. Cited from Stories from the Greek Tragedians, by Alfred Church
  • Now one of these two has brought you against us, but which it is you will straightway make clear. Cited from Procopius, History of the Wars, Books V and VI, by Procopius
  • If you love them that love you, write me straightway of your welfare. Cited from The Correspondence of Carlyle and Emerson, Vol. I, Carlyle and Emerson
  • He straightway built for us there the first house that we possessed in that island. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 12, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • I think the well is dry; and straightway it begins to run again. Cited from The Correspondence of Carlyle and Emerson, Vol II, Carlyle and Emerson
  • But to an end it came, all right, As you shall straightway hear. Cited from The Rocket Book, by Peter Newell
  • When from my body I was free I straightway felt myself, ah me! Cited from Black Beetles in Amber, by Ambrose Bierce
  • He entered the house with the words, and straightway dismissed them from his mind. Cited from The Keeper of the Door, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Straightway she signed her first contract, and went out to mail it. Cited from Ten American Girls From History, by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  • The musician took up straightway the purpose of his visit and stated it. Cited from A Cathedral Singer, by James Lane Allen
  • Hearing his People had need of him, straightway he came to us. Cited from The Years Between, by Rudyard Kipling
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Words starting with straightway

Meaning of straightway

  • adverb At once
    straightway the clouds began to scatter
  • adverb In a direct course
    plunged straightway to the rocks below