Definitions of straight

  1.   successive without a break sick for five straight days
  2.   without deviation the path leads directly to the lake went direct to the office
  3.   in a forthright manner candidly or frankly he didn't answer directly told me straight out came out flat for less work and more pay
  4.   without water took his whiskey neat
  5.   a heterosexual person someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
  6.   characterized by honesty and fairness a square deal wanted to do the square thing
  7.   neatly arranged not disorderly the room is straight now
  8.   a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
  9.   a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards regardless of suit
  10.   erect in posture behind him sat old man Arthur he was straight with something angry in his attitude stood defiantly with unbowed back
  11.   in a straight line in a direct course the road runs straight
  12.   right in keeping with the facts set the record straight made sure the facts were straight in the report
  13.   following a correct or logical method straight reasoning
  14.   accurately fitted level the window frame isn't quite true
  15.   no longer coiled
  16.   rigidly conventional or old fashioned
  17.   reliable in matters of fact he was always straight with me
  18.   of hair having no waves or curls her naturally straight hair hung long and silky
  19.   not homosexual
  20.   having no deviations straight lines straight roads across the desert straight teeth straight shoulders
  21.   without curves
  22.   honest and morally upright I just want a straight answer to the question straight dealing
  23.   Straightness
  24.   A variant of Strait a
  25.   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 of timber
  26.   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
  27.   Composed of cards which constitute a regular sequence as the ace king queen jack and ten spot as a straight hand a straight flush
  28.   Conforming to justice and rectitude not deviating from truth or fairness upright as straight dealing
  29.   Unmixed undiluted as to take liquor straight
  30.   Making no exceptions or deviations in one's support of the organization and candidates of a political party as a straight Republican a straight Democrat also containing the names of all the regularly nominated candidates of a party and no others as a straight ballot
  31.   In a straight manner directly rightly forthwith immediately as the arrow went straight to the mark
  32.   A hand of five cards in consecutive order as to value a sequence When they are of one suit it is calles straight flush
  33.   To straighten
  34.   Correspondingly
  35.   Immediately directly
  36.   Not crooked or curved extending throughout in the same direction as a straight road upright as a straight life direct not confused as straight reasoning
  37.   In a direct course at once
  38.   Straightly
  39.   Immediately
  40.   Direct being in a right line not crooked nearest upright
  41.   Immediately in the shortest time
  42.   Direct not crooked in a right line upright
  43.   Extending uniformly in the same direction
  44.   Erect upright accurate true
  45.   In a straight line straightly
  46.   Right direct not deviating or crooked not deviating from truth or fairness
  47.   Being in a right line direct not crooked upright

Antonyms for straight

crapulous, evasive, prolix, sickle-shaped, hooked, oiled, crocked, reflexed, ragged, plastered, gnarled, verbose, mixed, wiggly, stiff, helical, diluted, voluminous, broken, rogue, sloshed, nefarious, bumpy, unprincipled, immoral, blind, deceptive, indirect, curly, devious, edgeways, long-winded, curvilinear, windblown, civil, cock-a-hoop, fast, deceitful, dissipated, low-down, off-kilter, corrupt, turbinate, corrupted, Kinked, unsteady, slanting, edgewise, curving, sidewise, ambiguous, mean, shifty, wonky, rough, contaminated, wasted, nasty, scraggy, geniculate, sharp, Dipsomaniacal, arched, indecorous, guileful, watered-down, contorted, kinky, eellike, dirty, twined, errant, unethical, atrocious, curvilineal, semicircular, joined, curling, ringleted, duplicitous, Low-minded, specious, crooked, sullied, unstable, inexplicit, maudlin, untidy, hopped-up, inconsequent, jagged, detestable, bad, ignominious, offensive, lopsided, incorporated, coiling, base, lumpy, unbecoming, circumlocutory, Twining, crabwise, alloyed, circuitous, delusive, recurvate, roundabout, linked, Deluding, black, falciform, warped, coarse, soused, beguiling, ignoble, potted, indecent, crisp, curvy, loaded, Deceiving, weaving, inaccurate, befuddled, pie-eyed, tanked, adulterated, inhibited, intermingled, pathetic, noncontinuous, meandering, underhand, involute, villainous, looped, Commingled, inebriate, Doctored, Tipping, unbalanced, shady, depraved, fallen, arced, nappy, tactful, lit up, quiet, spiraling, snakelike, strung-out, tortuous, befouled, recurved, arcuate, pickled, broadside, wicked, besmirched, sinful, iniquitous, spiral, evil, fused, knotty, paltry, besotted, juiced, canned, polluted, fouled, sideways, conjoined, perverted, fried, smashed, incorrect, vague, in series, turning, convolute, reticent, dopey, uneven, delusory, tiddly, sordid, two-faced, wound, merged, squiggly, unconventional, lit, thinned, intoxicated, twisting, voluted, ripped, sinusoidal, permed, snide, screwlike, compounded, restrained, currish, twisty, blasted, vicious, false, dissembling, sorry, incurvate, tight-lipped, uncommunicative, hypocritical, arching, considerate, misleading, sinuous, improper, reprobate, boozy, naughty, amalgamated, equivocal, sinuate, blameworthy, coalesced, tipsy, aslant, blitzed, awry, united, dishonest, aquiline, zonked-out, upcurved, whorled, blotto, spoiled, falcate, askew, frizzly, hooklike, objectionable, mendacious, veering, miserable, snaky, sottish, Cheapened, weakened, debauched, combined, reserved, serpentine, inebriated, irregular, Zigzagging, wretched, taciturn, indefinite, cockeyed, spaced-out, volute, muzzy, defiled, indirectly, unclear, stinking, alcoholic, wet, frizzy, bibulous, Double dealing, refractive, twisted, gnarly, stewed, arciform, unseemly, Swirled, diplomatic, coiled, squiffed, unscrupulous, corkscrew, sneaky, bending, despicable, adulterate, Mingled, bombed, close-mouthed, rolled, unerect, erroneous, bent, turned, polite, underhanded, wordy, courteous, wiped out, pebbly, dissolute, skewed, zigzag, lying, wrong, debased, fuzzy, low, skew-whiff, untruthful, tight, crazy, deflective, execrable, looping, curvey, listing, evil-minded, atilt, wry, zonked, sad, soiled, unrighteous, wavy, writhed, oblique, curled, impure, nonconsecutive, fraudulent, tainted, libertine, writhen, tilted, winding, rounded, dishonorable, intemperate, politic, dilute, flexuous, high, fallacious, anfractuous, stoned, curved, contemptible, knotted, Hammered, entwined, degenerate, infamous, convoluted, erring, Gassed, slanted, malposed, blended, akimbo, roughened, slantwise, bowed, discontinuous, circular, incurved, sozzled, vile, knobbed, intermixed, laconic.

Quotes of straight

  1. People know that they're going to see something which is entertaining but challenging as well because of the form it's in It's dance theatre and it requires you to use your imagination it's not straight forward – Matthew Bourne
  2. You see through love and that deludes your sight As what is straight seems crooked through the water – John Dryden
  3. Language fits over experience like a straight -jacket – William Golding
  4. Almost every time I make a building some people will condemn it straight to Hell – Arne Jacobsen
  5. I will speak with a straight tongue – Chief Joseph
  6. Never bend your head Always hold it high Look the world straight in the eye – Helen Keller
  7. To keep the record straight it wasn't always John and Yoko We've all accused one another of various business things we tend to be pretty paranoid by now as you can imagine There's a lot of money involved – Paul McCartney
  8. It's time Congress got its priorities straight – Mitch McConnell
  9. The human comedy is always tragic but since its ingredients are always the same dupe fox straight like burlesque skits the repetition through the ages is comedy – Dawn Powell
  10. Even if a minefield or the abyss should lie before me I will march straight ahead without looking back – Zhu Rongji
  11. There is a considerable amount of manipulation in the printmaking from the straight photograph to the finished print If I do my job correctly that shouldn't be visible at all it should be transparent – John Sexton
  12. I know I'm fat and I know my hair is straight but I can sing – Kate Smith
  13. I don't think the Republicans would appreciate the comparison but they're exactly like the Labor Party in England in the 1970s They're letting their extremists take them straight down The same thing is going to happen they had to disappear for a while and when they reinvented themselves they did it with moderates they did it with Tony Blair – Evan Thomas
  14. Why would they have gone to the trouble to hire the best comedy writers in the business to write funny material for us to play straight if the children in our audience were the only audience – Burt Ward
  15. I played a lot of real normal straight sessions – Warren Zevon

Usage examples for straight

  1. Now you know how I feel she continued looking straight into his eyes ” – The Woman Who Did by Grant Allen
  2. “ Mr Van Shaw would never forgive me if I didn't get the thing straight – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  3. “ He's going straight for them – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  4. It was Jimmy and his eyes looked straight into Dion's ” – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. “ To night I had a very straight talk with Mr Cardross ” – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  6. Now come straight in Miss Ann – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  7. “ I shall go straight to Lord Essendine then and tell him all I know – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  8. Now Melissy came straight to the point – Brand Blotters by William MacLeod Raine
  9. You took a Broadway car and came straight here – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  10. He could not think straight it was all he could do to will himself to hold on and ride – Rebel Spurs by Andre Norton
  11. “ Dick's voice went straight to my heart but I made no answer – The Young Forester by Zane Grey
  12. Can't you stand straight – Commodore Junk by George Manville Fenn
  13. Then go she said and looked me straight in the eyes ” – Love, The Fiddler by Lloyd Osbourne
  14. Now there is something for you to do to put this straight – A Little Maid of Old Maine by Alice Turner Curtis
  15. He now came straight towards the two seconds – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  16. “ I shall put the the place straight and then bring him up – The Secret of the Tower by Hope, Anthony
  17. “ I want them straight away – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy
  18. If you've anything to say say it straight out – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  19. He says that if I go I must have you with me to take care of me and keep me straight – Frank on a Gun-Boat by Harry Castlemon
  20. You go straight to him – The Green Satin Gown by Laura E. Richards

Rhymes for straight