adjective see straight I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • straightish — adjective Reasonably straight …   Wiktionary

  • straightish — straight·ish …   English syllables

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  • straight — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English streght, straight, from past participle of strecchen to stretch more at stretch Date: 14th century 1. a. free from curves, bends, angles, or irregularities < straight hair > < straight timber > b. generated… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • straight — adjective 1》 extending uniformly in one direction only; without a curve or bend.     ↘(of an arch) flat topped. 2》 properly positioned so as to be level, upright, or symmetrical.     ↘in proper order or condition. 3》 not evasive; honest.     ↘(of …   English new terms dictionary

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