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Synonyms for straight

directly

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immediately

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frankly

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go straight

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Synonyms for straight

proceeding or lying in an uninterrupted line or course

having no irregularities, roughness, or indentations

conforming to established practice or standards

not diluted or mixed with other substances

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a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse

successive (without a break)

having no deviations

(of hair) having no waves or curls

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erect in posture

in keeping with the facts

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characterized by honesty and fairness

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no longer coiled

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free from curves or angles

neatly arranged

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not homosexual

accurately fitted

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without evasion or compromise

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without water

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following a correct or logical method

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rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

without deviation

in a forthright manner

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Ridgemont Reserve 1792 Barrel Select 8-Year-Old Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 46.85% abv.
It goes on to "paint gay men and lesbians as superior--veritable pillars of society." That is what we are seeing now, with programming that portrays the homo-lesbo community as superior to the straight community.
Moran says OmniSource typically uses its straight trucks and tractors for six to eight years, depending on the application.
According to the Human Rights Campaign, the number of people on the health-benefits roster grows by 1 percent when partner benefits are granted only to gay couples but by 3 percent when the benefits are opened to straight couples--suggesting that roughly two thirds of the participants are heterosexual.
Besides giving talks in schools, Straight Talk conducts abstinence workshops, parent programs, and retreats.
This paper explores the youth subculture of straight edge, with a special focus on how they construct and signify their abstinence from alcohol and other drugs while often participating in a music scene and a youth culture that embrace their use.
collet, go with the "straight edge on bottom" method by using a 1 to 1-1/2 in.
A peculiar double vision exists when it comes to the way art-house critics view foreign and American films, a myopia most ludicrously apparent in John Patterson s rabid denunciation of The Straight Story, which ran in the LA Weekly and concluded with the sneer: "David Lynch meet Bill Bennett--you guys are gonna get along just fine." Patterson's shrill, holes-than-Mao attack on the movie, Lynch, and indeed the very humanity of folks like Alvin Straight amounts to a cultural Red Guard action parading the film as a dunce-capped example of "bourgeois triumphalism." Seeing reactionary conspiracy behind every frame, Patterson declares than "non-whites might as well not exist" in Lynch's Iowa, which is like faulting Kiarostami for neglecting to include Iranian Jews in, say.
In these movies the joke was not on the gays but the straights, or at least those straights whose uptight homophobia kept them from recognizing the humanity of men who wear--and look terrific in--dresses.
When you try to make straight men who love other straight men get married the old-fashioned way, it doesn't work and often results in obsession, fanaticism, danger, and pathology.
If the two hair polymer "trains" line up so that there are lots of sulfur-to-sulfur and hydrogen bonds between adjacent cars, the trains will stay straight. The result: superstraight hair.
In this movement, the knees remain straight and pulled up as the dancer uses the muscles of the feet and legs to raise the body smoothly to full pointe.
But a group of men in Boston is planning a 'Straight Pride' parade for August, an idea that was immediately bombarded with criticism by Twitter users, including 'Avengers' actor Chris Evans.
Straight Path holds an extensive portfolio of 39 GHz and 28 GHz wireless spectrum licenses.