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synonyms for lineally

  • away
  • dead
  • right away
  • direct
  • due
  • now
  • right
  • straightaway
  • as the crow flies
  • at once
  • exactly
  • first off
  • forthwith
  • in direct line
  • instanter
  • instantly
  • point-blank
  • straightforwardly
  • straightly
  • undeviatingly

antonyms for lineally

MOST RELEVANT
  • indirectly
  • later
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How to use lineally in a sentence

It was from this doughty ancestor of blessed memory that John Walter Seymour lineally descended.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
I am called Howard Tracy because I am descended lineally from both those noble families.
ST. WINIFRED'SFREDERIC W. FARRAR
This club descended lineally from Wilkess and from Lamberts.
HAUNTED LONDONWALTER THORNBURY
Is not the school descended lineally from that group of lay scholars whom the monks of Westminster taught?
WHILE I REMEMBERSTEPHEN MCKENNA
They are not a freak variation but a species lineally related to those which precede and follow.
TRAGEDYASHLEY H. THORNDIKE
This wall, extant in 1647, I take to be the new wall, passing lineally to the wall of the church yard of Kirk o Field.
THE MYSTERY OF MARY STUARTANDREW LANG
There were two brothers who were lineally descended from that Rupert Lovel who quarreled with his father two hundred years ago.
THE LADY OF THE FORESTL. T. MEADE
Mrs. Cromwell, lineally descended from Oliver Cromwell, died at Yarmouth, at an advanced age.
CHRONOLOGICAL RETROSPECT OF THE HISTORY OF YARMOUTH AND NEIGHBOURHOODWILLIAM FINCH-CRISP
At the bottom thereof is a flatt gravestone of freestone well worked, lineally with the figure of a lady in a Gothique niche.
THE STRIFE OF THE ROSES AND DAYS OF THE TUDORS IN THE WESTWILLIAM HENRY HAMILTON ROGERS
Hreditas nunquam ascendit—The right of inheritance never lineally ascends.
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
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WORDS RELATED TO LINEALLY

  • as the crow flies
  • at once
  • away
  • dead
  • direct
  • due
  • exactly
  • first off
  • forthwith
  • in direct line
  • instanter
  • instantly
  • lineally
  • now
  • point-blank
  • right
  • right away
  • straightaway
  • straightforwardly
  • straightly
  • undeviatingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.