Synonyms of direct in English:
3 he is very direct and honest
frank, straightforward, honest, candid, open, sincere, straight, straight to the point, blunt, plain-spoken, outspoken, forthright, downright, uninhibited, unreserved, point blank, no-nonsense, matter-of-fact, bluff, undiplomatic, tactless;
not afraid to call a spade a spade, not beating around the bush, speaking as one finds;
6 Martin is his direct opposite
exact, absolute, complete, diametrical, downright, thorough, extreme
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accommodation can be booked direct from the hotel
directly, straight, in person, without an intermediary;
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1 the elders directed the affairs of the tribe
be in charge of, be in control of, be in command of, be the boss of, lead, head, command, rule, preside over, exercise control over, be responsible for, be at the helm of;
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