Definitions For Straightaway


  • A straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
  • A straight part of a racecourse


  • Performed with little or no delay


  • Without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening


  • Without any delay

Is Straightaway a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Straightaway is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Straightaway in a Sentence

  • He found the information straightaway.
  • He got to the hospital, and straightaway he was admitted and given intravenous fluids
  • Her first novel was a straightaway success
  • The doomed ship was headed on a straightaway course in the path of the iceberg

Synonyms for Straightaway

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