Synonyms for Directly:

adj.

straight (adjective)
right.

adv

articulately (adverb)
lucidly, intelligibly, clearly, smoothly, loquaciously, fluently, eloquently, expressively, articulately, succinctly.
artlessly (adverb)
unsophisticatedly, honestly, naturally, unrestrainedly, candidly, naively, plainly, frankly, openly, sincerely, trustingly, straightforwardly, unaffectedly, unartfully, bluntly, artlessly, un-artificially, genuinely.
dead (adverb)
Straightly.
early (adverb)
at once.
intelligibly (adverb)
understandably, lucidly, straightforwardly, crisply, intelligibly, coherently, clearly, consistently, plainly, perspicaciously, Comprehensibly, legibly.
simply (adverb)
simply, sparely, chastely, plainly, tersely, artlessly, baldly, clearly, unsophisticatedly, innocently, purely, austerely, candidly.
soon (adverb)
in time, in due time, presently, soon, in a while, before long, shortly.
straightly (adverb)
perpendicularly, Straightly.

adv.

articulately (adverb)
lucidly, intelligibly, clearly, smoothly, loquaciously, fluently, eloquently, expressively, articulately, succinctly.
artlessly (adverb)
unsophisticatedly, honestly, naturally, unrestrainedly, candidly, naively, plainly, frankly, openly, sincerely, trustingly, straightforwardly, unaffectedly, unartfully, bluntly, artlessly, un-artificially, genuinely.
as soon as possible (adverb)
shortly, quickly, forthwith, straight off, right away, presently, immediately, instantly, at once, straightaway.
intelligibly (adverb)
crisply, consistently, legibly, Comprehensibly, perspicaciously, coherently, understandably.
just (adverb)
squarely.
simply (adverb)
sparely, baldly, intelligibly, naturally, purely, simply, austerely, chastely, innocently, unaffectedly, tersely.
soon (adverb)
soon, in due time, presently, before long, in a while, shortly.
straightforwardly (adverb)
openly, plainly, honestly, candidly.
straightly (adverb)
perpendicularly, Straightly.
the shortest route (adverb)
smack, Straightly, exactly, straight, direct, dead, precisely, right, due.

n.

fast, right, suddenly, straight away, on-the-spot. specific, perfect, correct, strict, reliable, exact, dead, due, accurate, unerring. Into, advancing, forward, near, oncoming, up, across, ahead, clear, from all sides, bound for something. subsequently, beyond, after, in the course of time, precisely, square, exactly, succeeding, bang, squarely, Since, smack-dab, flush, following, smack, in time, ensuing, subsequent, just, precise, fair. around the corner, imminent, any day/moment etc. now, in no time (at all), in the short run/term, close, at the earliest/first opportunity. pointed, emphatically, flat out, emphatic, vociferous, man-to-man. Participative, First-hand, close to home, from the horse's mouth, through someone's eyes, vicarious, first/second/third hand. directly (noun)
straight, instantly, right away, forthwith, immediately, direct, at once, flat, now, straightaway, straight off, in real time.
right away (noun)
quickly.
without delay (noun)
instant, time.

Other synonyms:

Participative, vicarious, vociferous, man-to-man, smack-dab, First-hand. squarely, emphatically, pointed. precisely, emphatic, exactly. due. smack. bang, flush. square. without delay
instant.

Usage examples for directly

  1. He got back late and, after a supper at the Mountain House, went directly to his room. – Nan of Music Mountain by Frank H. Spearman
  2. " You must look alive, Mr. Howland- we'll have to lower directly the Captain comes. – Dan Merrithew by Lawrence Perry
  3. Reg will be here directly may I tell him? – Salome by Emma Marshall