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straight

1. mod. honest; unembellished. Have I ever been anything but straight with you?
2. n. a tobacco cigarette; a tobacco cigarette butt. (see also slim.) No, I want a straight. That spliff makes me sneeze.
3. mod. having to do with undiluted liquor. I’ll take mine straight.
4. mod. relieved and satisfied by a dose of drugs. (Drugs.) She will be straight for a few hours, and then the same struggle all over again—all through the night.
5. mod. off drugs; no longer addicted to drugs. I’m straight now, and I’m gonna stay that way.
6. n. a square person (who does not use drugs, etc.). The straights are putting pressure on city hall to clean up this neighborhood.
7. n. a nonhomosexual; a heterosexual. (Often from the homosexual point of view.) Walter invited a few straights to the affair, just to keep things calm.
8. mod. not homosexual; not having a homosexual orientation. He wandered into a straight bar by mistake.
9. mod. excellent. This news is truly straight and I am happy to hear it.
10. mod. satisfied; having enough food or anything. Another beer? No thanks. I’m straight.
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Chances are, the straightest path also provides the quickest route.
I thin out the seedlings to one, and wind up during the following winter with some of the straightest, smoothest roots I've ever raised.
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Apart from the prizes to the pairs of the top five scorers, there will also be prizes awarded in various categories including the Nearest the Pin (holes 8 and 17), the Longest Drive (holes 10 and 18) and the Straightest Drive (hole 1).
Di Matteo, though, again played the straightest of bats.
British golf is on its biggestever roll and he and Westwood are the straightest long drivers in the 12-man line-up which is what's needed on a course that can play over 7,800 yards.
The closest to the hole, longest and straightest drive will also receive a prize.
But a sense of humour and the straightest of straight faces were far from being the only strings to his bow.
He is one of the most straightest, honest, decent men that I have ever met and I just cannot understand what went on in that campaign," he said.
For the top guys, the driver is the club in their bag that hits the ball the straightest because it imparts the least spin on the ball.
In his soon-to-be-published book 'Valley of Dreams' serialised in the News of The World, Curbishley said: "I think I have the reputation as one of the straightest managers in the game and only once in all the discussions I've ever had with agents have I been asked if I wanted anything out of a deal.
I WON a bet that the straightest, most un-gay of the contestants in Playing It Straight would out-fox everyone and walk off with pounds 100,000.