straks

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German strakes, strackes (stretched, right away). Cognate with Icelandic strax and German stracks.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /straks/, [sd̥ʁɑɡ̊s]

Adverb[edit]

straks

  1. at once, immediately, straight away, right away, instantly
  2. presently, shortly

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straks

  1. directly, as soon as

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From strak +‎ -s. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

straks

  1. later today, shortly, in a moment
  2. (Suriname, elsewhere dialectal) immediately, right now

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German strak (straight).

Adverb[edit]

straks

  1. immediately; right away
  2. just

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Noun[edit]

straks m (definite singular straksen, indefinite plural strakser, definite plural straksene)

  1. a very short time period; a jiffy

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Conjunction[edit]

straks

  1. as soon as

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