straighten

[ streyt-n ]SEE DEFINITION OF straighten

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STRAIGHTEN

You've got to get some sleep: that's the only way for you to straighten up.

It bent him low, and it was only with a great effort that he was able to straighten again.

Before I could straighten him out a second and more awful idea hit him.

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

I'll have to run over there myself in a day or two and straighten it out.

Then straighten your face and go stick your head out the window.

I've tried to straighten it out in my own mind, but I can make nothing of it.

My back pains so sometimes I cannot stand on my feet or straighten up.

You could do so much to straighten things out for the poor child.

He sat there for some minutes, and then a sound caused him to straighten himself with a jerk.

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