straight low

straight low

Sl. the absolute truth. (From lowdown = the story; the truth.) Can you give me the straight low on this mess? Nobody ain't gonna tell no warden the straight low; you can be sure of that.
See also: low, straight

straight low

n. the absolute truth; the true lowdown. (Prisons.) Nobody ain’t gonna tell no warden the straight low; you can be sure of that.
See also: low, straight
References in classic literature ?
As we drew a little nearer, and saw the whole adjacent prospect lying a straight low line under the sky, I hinted to Peggotty that a mound or so might have improved it; and also that if the land had been a little more separated from the sea, and the town and the tide had not been quite so much mixed up, like toast and water, it would have been nicer.
Along with its small guest pavilion, this long and straight low house was wonderfully integrated into its site and complemented a sinuous stretch of water created in the garden from three spring-fed ponds.