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Julius Caesar
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  • Stand you directly in Antonius’ way, When he doth run his course.
  • Answer me directly.

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  • Some two months hence, up higher toward the North He first presents his fire; and the high East Stands, as the Capitol, directly here.
  • Answer every man directly.
  • Then, to answer every man directly and briefly, wisely and truly.
  • Directly, I am going to Caesar’s funeral.
  • That matter is answered directly.
  • Proceed; directly.
  • So is my horse, Octavius;and for that I do appoint him store of provender: It is a creature that I teach to fight, To wind, to stop, to run directly on, His corporal motion govern’d by my spirit.

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as in: walked directly to work Define
proceeding without interruption in the straightest or quickest possible manner
as in: directly above; or buy direct from Define
straight (exactly where stated; or without anything in between)
as in: was direct in my instructions Define
straightforward (clear and explicit -- perhaps also indicating openness and honesty)
as in: directed her question to Define
aim or focus
as in: directed the jury to... Define
give instructions or commands (directions that must be followed)
as in: directed the movie Define
supervise or administer (often while giving directions or orders)
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