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forth·with

 (fôrth-wĭth′, -wĭth′)
adv.
At once; immediately.

[Middle English, from forth with, along with, at the same time as.]

forthwith

(ˌfɔːθˈwɪθ; -ˈwɪð)
adv
at once; immediately

forth•with

(ˌfɔrθˈwɪθ, -ˈwɪð, ˌfoʊrθ-)

adv.
immediately.
[1250–1300]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.forthwith - without delay or hesitationforthwith - without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"

forthwith

adverb immediately, directly, instantly, at once, right away, straightaway, without delay, tout de suite (French), quickly I could have you arrested forthwith!

forthwith

adverb
Translations

forthwith

[ˈfɔːθˈwɪθ] ADV (frm) → en el acto, de inmediato

forthwith

[ˌfɔːrθˈwɪθ ˌfɔːrθˈwɪð] advsur le champ

forthwith

adv (form)umgehend, unverzüglich

forthwith

[ˌfɔːθˈwɪθ] adv (frm) → immediatamente, subito
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She expressed her gratification by repairing forthwith to the region of the gasoline stove and rewarding her guest with the promised cup of coffee.
If any volume could have manifested its essential wisdom in the mode suggested, it would certainly have been the one now in Hepzibah's hand; and the kitchen, in such an event, would forthwith have streamed with the fragrance of venison, turkeys, capons, larded partridges, puddings, cakes, and Christmas pies, in all manner of elaborate mixture and concoction.
A lane was forthwith opened through the crowd of spectators.
These magic books and the poetic scrawl were forthwith consigned to the flames by Hans Van Ripper; who, from that time forward, determined to send his children no more to school; observing that he never knew any good come of this same reading and writing.
I forthwith expressed that the proper as well as the pleasant and friendly thing would be therefore that on the arrival of the public conveyance I should be in waiting for him with his little sister; an idea in which Mrs.
Forthwith, slowly going from one officer to the other, he brimmed the harpoon sockets with the fiery waters from the pewter.
As such a man, however, was not of much practical use in the ship, especially as he refused to work except when he pleased, the incredulous captain would fain have been rid of him; but apprised that that individual's intention was to land him in the first convenient port, the archangel forthwith opened all his seals and vials -- devoting the ship and all hands to unconditional perdition, in case this intention was carried out.
That was a country where, they said, a man might earn three rubles a day; and Jurgis figured what three rubles a day would mean, with prices as they were where he lived, and decided forthwith that he would go to America and marry, and be a rich man in the bargain.
The ceremony of delivering the keys had better come off forthwith.
He forthwith adopts one of the candidates thus selected as the only available one, thus proving that he is himself available for any purposes of the demagogue.
Upon the same plea, he told me to bring my tools and clothing home forthwith.
In her turn, Helen Burns asked me to explain, and I proceeded forthwith to pour out, in my own way, the tale of my sufferings and resentments.