straighten out

[ streyt-n ]SEE DEFINITION OF straighten out

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STRAIGHTEN OUT

I had to climb into the cockpit and straighten out the mess.

You have told so much while no sense was in you that you might now straighten out the tale.

Then he sent to Morristown for Mr. Morris to straighten out the fight.

"I intended to have a talk with you and straighten out some things," he went on.

You were assigned to straighten out that man, Sornal, weren't you?

Curiosity overcame the desire to straighten out her clothes.

I try occasionally to straighten out their affairs for them.

He ought to have a good fee if he can straighten out that tangle.

We must straighten out the lines so that the exact proportions are apparent.

He could not straighten out in his mind all that had taken place.

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