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She remembered her old boss as being “one of those organized, on-top-of-it people” and “a straight arrow.”

For Al Gore, who always seemed like the ultimate straight arrow, that kind of freedom must be mind-blowing.

First the strong bow that bends to our hand, then the straight arrow, tough and trim, and the feathers that wing it to its mark.

Horace Ford, the champion shot, decides in favor of the straight arrow, and our readers cannot do better than take his advice.


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On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to straight-arrow, such as: candid, forthright, genuine, sincere, truthful, and unequivocal.

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