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Direct (IPA: /daɪˈɹɛkt/, /dɝˈɛkt/, /dɪˈɹɛkt/)


Direct (a.)

Straight; not crooked, oblique, or circuitous; leading by the short or shortest way to a point or end; as, a direct line; direct means.

Direct (a.)

Straightforward; not of crooked ways, or swerving from truth and openness; sincere; outspoken.

Direct (a.)

Immediate; express; plain; unambiguous.

Direct (a.)

In the line of descent; not collateral; as, a descendant in the direct line.

Direct (a.)

In the direction of the general planetary motion, or from west to east; in the order of the signs; not retrograde; -- said of the motion of a celestial body.

Direct (v. t.)

To arrange in a direct or straight line, as against a mark, or towards a goal; to point; to aim; as, to direct an arrow or a piece of ordnance.

Direct (v. t.)

To point out or show to (any one), as the direct or right course or way; to guide, as by pointing out the way; as, he directed me to the left-hand road.

Direct (v. t.)

To determine the direction or course of; to cause to go on in a particular manner; to order in the way to a certain end; to regulate; to govern; as, to direct the affairs of a nation or the movements of an army.

Direct (v. t.)

To point out to with authority; to instruct as a superior; to order; as, he directed them to go.

Direct (v. t.)

To put a direction or address upon; to mark with the name and residence of the person to whom anything is sent; to superscribe; as, to direct a letter.

Direct (v. i.)

To give direction; to point out a course; to act as guide.

Direct (n.)

A character, thus [/], placed at the end of a staff on the line or space of the first note of the next staff, to apprise the performer of its situation.

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Vangelis album

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Album by Tower of Power

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EP by The 77s

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Standalone camera-first messaging app used to send Instagram direct messages

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Proposed heavy lift launch vehicle

Direct Synonyms

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Outspoken, Honest, Straightforward, Pointed, Honorable, Bluff, Flat-footed, No-nonsense, Plainspoken, Plain, Blunt, Straight-from-the-shoulder, Candid, Man-to-man, Frank, Straight, Free-spoken, Square, Upfront, Unvarnished, Forthright, Point-blank

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Unswerving, Door-to-door, Point-blank, Straightforward, Through, Undeviating, Nonstop, Straight

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Matrilinear, Patrilineal, Matrilineal, Unilateralist, Unilateral, Related, Lineal, Patrilinear

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Unmediated, Immediate

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Verbatim, Exact

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Straight, Directly

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Address

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Train, Take, Aim, Take Aim

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Aim, Calculate

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Conduct, Lead

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Take, Conduct, Lead, Guide

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Organize, Engineer, Organise, Orchestrate, Mastermind

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Send, Send Away

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Manoeuvre, Maneuver, Point, Head, Guide, Steer, Channelize, Manoeuver, Channelise

Direct Synonyms

Aim, Target, Place, Point

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Defense IEMATS Replacement Command and Control Terminal

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Depression Information Resource and Education Centre

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Diabetes Intervention: Reaching and Educating Communities Together

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Diabetic retinopathy candesartan trial

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Directory

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Distributed Real-Time Control

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Diabetic Retinopathy Candesartan Trials

DIRECT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Document Information Retrieval and Evaluation for Computer Terminals

Direct Rhymes

Becht, Brecht, Checked, Decked, Fecht, Hecht, Knecht, Necked, Pecht, Pecked, Precht, Recht, Schlecht, Sect, Specht, Trekked, Wecht, Wrecked

Affect, Bedecked, Collect, Confect, Connect, Correct, Defect, Deflect, Deject, Deregt, Detect, Direct, Dissect, Effect, Eject, Elect, Erect, Expect, Infect, Inflect, Inject, Inspect, Neglect, Object, Perfect, Project, Protect, Rechecked, Reflect, Reject, Respect, Select, Subject, Suspect, Unchecked

Disaffect, Disconnect, Disinfect, Disrespect, Incorrect, Indirect, Interject, Intersect, Misdirect, Nondirect, Recollect, Reconnect, Redirect, Reelect, Reinspect, Resurrect

Interconnect, Overprotect, Teleconnect

Spanish Translation

Direct in Spanish is Directo

Tagalog Translation

Direct in Tagalog is Deretso

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A right word is the most direct route between two minds." - Anu Garg

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course." - Love

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But He, that hath the steerage of my course, Direct my sail!" - Destiny

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Democracy is direct self-government, over all the people, for all the people, by all the people." - Government

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every New Year is the direct descendant, isn't it, of a long line of proven criminals?" - Ogden Nash


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