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direct
used in For Whom the Bell Tolls

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  • He would call the airfield directly and get the bombardment cancelled.
    Chapter 42 (90% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • Come into the cave and thy people will be in directly.
    Chapter 14 (5% in)
  • The car passed in the snow directly below him.
    Chapter 15 (9% in)
  • The leader turned his horse directly toward the opening in the rocks where the gun was placed and Robert Jordan saw his young, sunand wind-darkened face, his close-set eyes, hawk nose and the overlong wedge-shaped chin.
    Chapter 23 (13% in)
  • Then he waited while he counted sixty and then fired a final shot directly into the body of the dead horse.
    Chapter 27 (45% in)
  • "Listen, Ingles," Pablo spoke directly to the wine bowl.
    Chapter 29 (82% in)
  • Gomez knew this man's high political place in the International Brigades and he knew this man would know where Golz's headquarters were and be able to direct him there.
    Chapter 42 (28% in)
  • Can you direct us to his headquarters?
    Chapter 42 (29% in)
  • He did not like Karkov, but Karkov, coming from Pravda and in direct communication with Stalin, was at this moment one of the three most important men in Spain.
    Chapter 42 (66% in)
  • Take these to the two comrades in the guard room and direct them to General Golz's headquarters," Karkov said.
    Chapter 42 (75% in)

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