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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STRAIGHT LINE

Nothing could be done on the straight line, so we turned sharp to the north.

I saw her capable mouth set in a straight line of determination.

Her head was held high, her lips grimly drawn into a straight line.

There are also some characters with a macron or overline (straight line) above them.

Only in the upper storey did the eye find rest in a straight line.

He clenched his fists; his lips became a straight line of determination.

The road was so nearly a straight line that little steering was necessary.

Here was the reason why the steed had not approached the rick in a straight line.

She laughingly retorted: 'It's hard to draw a straight line.'

We will mark a straight line on the log and hew to that line.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.