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allotment in the U.S. military, the portion of a person's salary authorized for payment directly to another party, such as a dependent. [1/2 definitions]
antipodes places directly opposite each other on the surface of the earth, as the North Pole and the South Pole.
architrave in architecture, the lowermost beam resting directly on supporting columns. [1/2 definitions]
Argand burner an oil or gas burner having a metal tube inside a cylindrical wick, through which air is conducted directly to the flame.
attic the space in a house directly underneath the roof.
bang exactly; directly. [1/11 definitions]
buckboard a small uncovered carriage with a flexible wooden frame attached directly to the axles.
clairvoyance the supposed supernatural ability to perceive events that have not yet occurred or things not directly available to the five senses. [1/2 definitions]
come to grips with to deal with directly; cope with. [1/2 definitions]
corollary in mathematics, a proposition whose proof directly follows in one or a few steps from the proof of another proposition. [1/4 definitions]
corporal punishment punishment inflicted directly on the body of the offender, such as flogging.
datum any fact directly observed. [1/2 definitions]
democracy a form of government in which power ultimately rests with the people, either directly or through elected representatives. [1/3 definitions]
direct tax a tax collected by the government directly from the person who must pay it, such as income tax or property tax.
divine right of kings the doctrine that a monarch's right to rule comes directly from God, not from the people.
due precisely; directly. [1/7 definitions]
endocrine of a gland, releasing a secretion directly into the bodily fluids, as do the thyroid and adrenals, rather than through ducts. [2/4 definitions]
epicenter the point on the earth's surface directly above the central source of an earthquake.
farmers' market a public market at which farmers sell fresh produce directly to consumers, and which often includes other vendors who sell handcrafted products.
firsthand from the original source; directly. [1/2 definitions]
flat1 precisely or directly; unquestionably. [1/17 definitions]