straightaway

[streyt-uh-wey]
adjective
1.
straight onward, without turn or curve, as a racecourse.
noun
2.
a straightaway course or part.
adverb
3.
immediately; right away.

Origin:
1870–75; from phrase straight away

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straightaway (ˌstreɪtəˈweɪ)
 
adv
1.  at once
 
n
2.  the US word for straight

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Example sentences
Straightaway, photos of her nightlife dominated my news feed.
For truly high speed rail, you need a long straightaway with few curves or
  inclines.
There was a longer straightaway for gaining speed, and a clearer path to the
  big drop.
As they pull into the straightaway, the protons will slam into a series of
  graphite shafts as thin as pencil leads.
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