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Definition of Straight
StraightStraight Straight, a.
A variant of Strait, a. [Obs. or R.]
Egypt is a long country, but it is straight, that is to
say, narrow. --Sir J.
Mandeville. StraightStraight Straight, a. [Compar. Straighter; superl.
Straightest.] [OE. strei?t, properly p. p. of strecchen to
stretch, AS. streht, p. p. of streccan to stretch, to extend.
1. Right, in a mathematical sense; passing from one point to
another by the nearest course; direct; not deviating or
crooked; as, a straight line or course; a straight piece
And the crooked shall be made straight. --Isa. xl.
There are many several sorts of crooked lines, but
there is only one which is straight. --Dryden.
2. (Bot.) Approximately straight; not much curved; as,
straight ribs are such as pass from the base of a leaf to
the apex, with a small curve.
3. (Card Playing) Composed of cards which constitute a
regular sequence, as the ace, king, queen, jack, and
ten-spot; as, a straight hand; a straight flush.
Straight Straight, adv.
In a straight manner; directly; rightly; forthwith;
immediately; as, the arrow went straight to the mark.
``Floating straight.' --Shak.
I know thy generous temper well; Fling but the
appearance of dishonor on it, It straight takes fire,
and mounts into a blaze. --Addison.
Everything was going on straight. --W. Black.
Straight Straight, n. (Poker)
A hand of five cards in consecutive order as to value; a
sequence. When they are of one suit, it is calles straight
Straight Straight, v. t.
To straighten. [R.] --A Smith.
Meaning of Straight from wikipedia
, or straights
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with mainstream points
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edge (sometimes abbreviated
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punk whose adherents refrain
- The straight
man is a stock character
in a comedy
comedy, or farce. When a comedy partner behaves
- A straight
flag or hetero****ual flag is a pride
hetero****uality. Some straight flags represent straight
pride, a conservative...
- "Super Straight
" (also styled
as Superstraight) is a song by Australian
rock band Regurgitator. The song was released
2001 as the second
- An ally, straight
ally, or hetero****ual ally is a hetero****ual and cisgender person
and/or accepts equal civil
- Straight Street
(Latin: Via Recta, Arabic: الشارع المستقيم Al-Shāri‘ al-Mustaqīm), known
as the street called Straight
(Gr****: τήν ῥύμην τήν καλουμένην...
to **** may refer
to ****" (The Clash
song), 1982 "Straight
to ****" (Drivin N Cryin
song), 1989, also recorded
On" is a song recorded
by the rock band Heart. It was released
as the first single
from the band's 1978 album
Dog & Butterfly. In the U.S., "Straight...
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