straighten


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Synonyms for straighten

neaten

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straighten up

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  • stand upright
  • stand up
  • stand up straight
  • straighten your back

Synonyms for straighten

to make even, smooth, or level

to make or keep (an area) clean and orderly

straighten out: to bring (something) into a state of agreement or accord

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The engineer added: "In theory, it would be possible to straighten it completely, but nobody really wants that.
However, one explanation for the confusion may lie in the fact that Ajmal can no longer straighten his arm, only to within 8.
And that is why I don't straighten my hair, and one day when I have kids I will teach them to be proud of their African beauty and embrace it, and I will not straighten their hair.
Step 1: NIVEA Straight & Easy ShampooVisibly straightens the hair while gently and carefully washing it.
Exhale again and straighten your knees while lowering your feet about 20 degrees toward the floor.
Letting down one section at a time, use your round brush or comb attachment to thoroughly straighten each section, gently pulling the hair from the roots to the ends as you blow-dry.
Therefore, during flight phase, do not drop your thigh as it reaches its highest point and the forward leg begins to straighten.
Start in the same position as the Shoulder Press move (left), then straighten your arms overhead, gradually turning the hands so the palms face front when you reach the fully extended position as shown.
On the backswing, let your right leg straighten, in order to create a strong pivot past to turn your right hip around and create power.
If the infielder has the time, he can straighten up and take a second step and throw with a full overhand motion.
Braces apply force on crooked or rotated teeth to straighten them.
In some cases, an implant alone will straighten the penis adequately.
President Reagan, Weinberger's long-time mentor, was forced to appoint the Scowcroft Commission to straighten out the mess Weinberger had made of the strategic modernization program and the Packard Commission to straighten out the mess Weinberger had made of the procurement system.
The photo straightening update allows users to straighten a photo which is crooked or tilted in one push of a button.
Vented radial brush, PS15 @GHD After drying, straighten your hair in small sections, using a ceramic straightening iron.