Direct

  • 1 direct — di·rect 1 vt 1: to order with authority the testator direct ed that the car go to his niece 2: to order entry of (a verdict) without jury consideration the court direct ed a verdict in favor of the defendant 3: to act …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 direct — DIRÉCT, Ă, direcţi, te, adj., s.f., adv. 1. adj. Care duce la ţintă, de a dreptul, fără ocol; drept. ♢ În linie directă = din tată în fiu, în linie dreaptă de rudenie. 2. s.f. Lovitură dată de un boxer cu mâna întinsă drept înainte. 3. adv. De a… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3 Direct — Di*rect , a. [L. directus, p. p. of dirigere to direct: cf. F. direct. See {Dress}, and cf. {Dirge}.] 1. Straight; not crooked, oblique, or circuitous; leading by the short or shortest way to a point or end; as, a direct line; direct means. [1913 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 direct — Ⅰ. direct UK US /dɪˈrekt/, /daɪˈrekt/ adjective ► without anyone or anything else being involved or coming between two people or things: »She decided to take direct control of the project. »He had had no direct involvement with the deal. »Have… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 Direct — may refer to: Direct current, a direct flow of electricity Direct examination, the in trial questioning of a witness by the party who has called him or her to testify Direct sum of modules, a construction in abstract algebra which combines… …

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  • 6 direct — direct, ecte (di rèkt, rè kt ; au pluriel masculin l s ne se lie jamais : des avis di rekt et pressants ; la prononciation de la finale ct, cts, au masculin singulier ou pluriel est mal assurée ; on entend quelquefois prononcer di rè, comme… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 7 direct — vb 1 Direct, address, devote, apply are comparable when used reflexively with the meaning to turn or bend one s attention, energies, or abilities to something or when meaning to turn, bend, or point (as one s attention, thoughts, or efforts) to a …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 Direct 8 — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Direct 8 Nombre público Direct 8 Eslogan La nouvelle grande chaîne généraliste Programación Generalista Propietario Bolloré País …

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  • 9 Direct — Di*rect , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Directed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Directing}.] 1. 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To point… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 direct — [də rekt′; ] also [ dīrekt′] adj. [ME < L directus, pp. of dirigere, to lay straight, direct < di , apart, from + regere, to keep straight, rule: see REGAL] 1. by the shortest way, without turning or stopping; not roundabout; not… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 Direct 8 — Launched 31 March 2005 Owned by Groupe Canal+ Picture format 576i (SDTV) 1080i (HDTV) Audience share 2.4% (October 2011 …

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  • 12 direct — [adj1] honest absolute, bald, blunt, candid, categorical, downright, explicit, express, forthright, frank, matter of fact, open, outspoken, person to person, plain, plainspoken, point blank, sincere, straight, straightforward, straight from the… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 direct — direct, directly Because direct is an adverb as well as an adjective, it gets in the way of directly, which is an adverb only. Directly is used (1) before an adjective in senses corresponding to those of direct (They were directly responsible for …

    Modern English usage

  • 14 direct — DIRECT, ECTE. adj. (On pronon. le C.) Droit. Mouvement direct. Rayon direct. [b]f♛/b] On dit en termes d Astronomie, qu Un Astre a un mouvement direct, pour signifier, qu Il se meut d occident en orient, et suivant les signes du Zodiaque. Et en… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 15 Direct (EP) — Direct EP by The 77s Released 2002 Recorded Le Oignon Spray Bomb …

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  • 16 Direct.h — is the header in the C POSIX library for the C programming language that contains constructs for directory manipulation. Member functions External references* [http://www.digitalmars.com/rtl/direct.html Digital mars on direct.h] …

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  • 17 Direct.h — заголовочный файл, входящий в библиотеку C POSIX library для языка Си, содержащий конструкции для операций с каталогами. Члены функции Название Комментарии int chdir(char* path) int chdrive(int drive) char* getcwd(char* buffer, size t length) int …

    Википедия

  • 18 direct  — A package, pouch, sack, or other mail container with each piece addressed to the same address, company, postal unit, or post office. A direct, referred to on the secondary case or optical character reader, indicates a high volume recipient of… …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 19 direct — ► ADJECTIVE 1) going from one place to another without changing direction or stopping. 2) without intervening factors or intermediaries. 3) straightforward; frank. 4) clear; unambiguous. 5) (of descent) proceeding in continuous succession from… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 Direct — Di*rect , v. i. To give direction; to point out a course; to act as guide. [1913 Webster] Wisdom is profitable to direct. Eccl. x. 10. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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