Definitions and translations for "straight"

Definition of straight

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Not crooked or bent; having a constant direction throughout its length.
1. Of a path, trajectory, etc.: direct, undeviating.
2. Perfectly horizontal or vertical; not diagonal or oblique.
3. Obsolete Stretched out; fully extended.
2. Strait; narrow.
3. Figurative uses.
4. Free from dishonesty; honest, law-abiding.
5. Direct in communication; unevasive, straightforward.
6. In a row, in unbroken sequence.
7. In proper order; as it should be.
8. Of spirits: undiluted, unmixed; neat.
9. Cricket Describing the bat as held so as not to incline to either side; on, or near a line running between the two wickets.
10. Tennis Describing the sets in a match of which the winner did not lose a single set.
11. Politics Making no exceptions or deviations in one's support of the organization and candidates of a political party.
A straight Republican;
A straight Democrat
12. Politics Containing the names of all the regularly nominated candidates of a party and no others.
A straight ballot
4. Colloquial uses.
13. Colloquial Conventional, mainstream, socially acceptable.
14. Colloquial Not using alcohol, drugs, etc.
15. Colloquial Heterosexual.
Adverb
5. Of a direction relative to the subject, precisely; as if following a direct line.
The door will be straight ahead of you.
Go straight back.
6. Directly; without pause, delay or detour.
On arriving at work, he went straight to his office.
7. Continuously; without interruption or pause.
He claims he can hold his breath for three minutes straight.
Noun
8. Something that is not crooked or bent.
16. A part of a racecourse, running track or other road, etc., that is not curved.
9. Five cards in sequence.
10. Colloquial uses.
17. A heterosexual.
My friends call straights "heteros".
18. Slang A normal person; someone in mainstream society.
19. Slang A cigarette, particularly one containing tobacco instead of marijuana. Also straighter.
Verb
11. To straighten.
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English - English - straight

Pronunciation
n. straight line, line that is not curved; straight part, section that is not curved; sequence of five cards (Poker); heterosexual; one who is conventional or conservative
adj. having no curves or bends; level; erect; in order; direct, frank; uninterrupted, continuous; honest; consistent; conventional; heterosexual; not drunk or on drugs (Slang); unmixed
adv. directly; in an upright manner; frankly, openly; immediately, without delay; continuously, without stopping; honestly; without embellishment

English - Spanish - straight

Pronunciation
s. línea recta
adj. recto, derecho, directo, enhiesto, rectilíneo; justo, convencional
adv. directamente, derechamente, en línea recta; sinceramente, expresamente, francamente

English - French - straight

Pronunciation
n. ligne droite, ligne directe sans courbe; suite de cinq cartes (Poker); personne hétérosexuelle (normale); personne honnête (et vieux jeu)
adj. honnête, droit, direct; hétérosexuel
adv. directement, ouvertement; immédiatement

English - German - straight

Pronunciation
n. Gerade; Zielgerade; Folge (Kartenspiel)
adj. gerade; ehrlich; nicht homosexuell (umgspr.)
adv. gerade; ehrlich; sofort

English - Indonesian - straight

Pronunciation
n. garis lurus, kejujuran, kelurusan
a. lurus, mujur, legat, jejak, teratur, kemas, rapi, beres, jujur, sungguh-sungguh, sebenar-benarnya, dipercaya: yg dpt dipercaya, bersungguh-sungguh: yg bersungguh-sungguh, sederhana
adv. langsung, lurus-lurus, terus, setrip, seterip, terus terang, jujur: secara jujur

English - Italian - straight

Pronunciation
s. l'essere diritto; linea retta; rettilineo, rettifilo; piano, superficie piana; (Sport) dirittura d'arrivo; scala
agg. diritto, dritto; (Geom) retto; verticale, a piombo; liscio; (fig) franco, schietto, aperto, leale; onesto; a posto, in ordine, ordinato, sistemato; (fam) attendibile, sicuro, di fonte sicura
avv. diritto, in linea retta; direttamente; immediatamente, subito; verticalmente, a piombo; orizzontalmente, in piano; con il corpo eretto, dritto; (fig) onestamente; (fig) senza esitazione

English - Polish - straight

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n. sekwens {karc.}
a. prosty, wyprostowany, równy, uczciwy, szczery, pewny, bezpośredni, systematyczny
adv. prosto, równo, uczciwie, szczerze

English - Portuguese - straight

Pronunciation
s. trecho justo, honesto; correto
adj. reto; correto; franco; ereto; heterossexual
adv. imediatamente; diretamente; francamente

English - Romanian - straight

Pronunciation
n. linie dreaptă, corectitudine, cinste, culoare
a. drept, rectiliniu, liniar, exact, ordine: în ordine, loial, neschimbat, simplu {fam.}, sincer {fam.}, curat, încredere: de încredere, sigur {fam.}
adv. precis, deschis, drept, menajament: fără menajamente, imediat, numaidecât

English - Russian - straight

Pronunciation
с. прямизна, прямота, прямая линия; пять карт, нормальный человек, стрит
прил. прямой, неизогнутый, невьющийся; правильный, ровный, находящийся в порядке; честный, искренний, верный, надежный; неразбавленный; достоверный; гетеросексуальный
нареч. по прямой линии, прямо, немедленно, правильно, точно, метко, честно, открыто, сразу

English - Turkish - straight

Pronunciation
i. düz çizgi, yarış çizgisi, düzlük, kent, eşcinsel olmayan kimse, uyuşturucu kullanmayan kimse
s. düz, dik, doğru, karşı cinse ilgi duyan, dümdüz, dosdoğru, direkt, düzgün, dürüst, güvenilir, sek, katışıksız, iskontosuz, orijinal(piyes), sıradan
zf. düz, doğru, dümdüz, dosdoğru, dik olarak, doğruca, direkt olarak, doğru olarak, doğrudan doğruya, düzenli biçimde, tam, tam olarak

English - Ukrainian - straight

Pronunciation
a. прямий, правильний, чесний, рівний
adv. прямо, безпосередньо, правильно, чесно, влучно

English - Dutch - straight

Pronunciation
zn. rechte eind (v. renbaan); eerlijkheid
bn. recht; eerlijk; in orde; puur
bw. recht; eerlijk, in orde

English - Greek - straight

Pronunciation
ουσ. ευθεία
επίθ. ίσιος, απευθείας, ευθύς
επίρ. ίσια, ίσα ίσα, κατ' ευθείαν, παρευθύς

English - Arabic - straight

Pronunciation
‏خط مستقيم، المستقيم‏
‏معتدل، مستقيم، قويم، موثوق، صريح، عمودي، طبيعي، سوي‏
‏مباشرة، حالا، بإستقامة، على طول، بخط مستقيم، بدون تردد‏

English - Chinese - straight

Pronunciation
(名) 直线, 直
(形) 直的, 连续的, 正直的
(副) 直接地, 不断地, 立即

English - Chinese - straight

Pronunciation
(名) 直線, 直
(形) 直的, 連續的, 正直的
(副) 直接地, 不斷地, 立即

English - Hindi - straight

Pronunciation
n. सादगी, सीधी रेखा, सचाई, ईमानदारी
a. सीधा, ऋजु, ईमानदार, साफ़-सुथरा, स्पष्टवादी
adv. सीधे, ठीक, दिल खोलकर, खुले दिल से

English - Japanese - straight

Pronunciation
(名) 一直線; 直線部分; ストレート, 5つの連続した数字(ポーカー); 実直な人
(副) 真っすぐに, 一直線に; 直立して; 率直に; すぐに; 連続して; 正直に; 飾らずに
(形) 直線の; 真っすぐな; 直立した; 整列した; 率直な; 連続した; まじめな; 一致した; 異性愛の; しらふの(俗語); 純な

English - Korean - straight

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명. 곧은 선, 일직선; 곧은 부분; 다섯장의 카드 연속(포커); 호모가 아닌사람; 보수적인 사람
형. 똑바른, 굽지않은; 일직선의, 수평의; 직립의; 정돈된; 솔직하게; 일관성 있는; 정직한; 일정한; 균일의; 이성애의; 술이나 마약에 취하지 않은 (속어); 순수한
부. 곧바로; 곧추서서; 솔직히; 바로; 계속적으로; 정직히; 수수히

English - Vietnamese - straight

Pronunciation
a. ngay, thẳng, thành thật, chân thật, có thứ tự, minh bạch, rỏ ràng
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Synonyms for straight
1. honest: fair, just, virtuous, upright, equitable, honourable, open
2. direct: uninterrupted, continuous, through, right
3. correct: accurate, right, orderly
4. unmixed: pure, plain, undiluted, unchanged, unmodified
5. rectilinear: horizontal, vertical, perpendicular, erect, even, level, plumb
Verb forms for straight
Present participle: straighting
Present: straight (3.person: straights)
Past: straighted
Future: will straight
Present conditional: would straight
Present Perfect: have straighted (3.person: has straighted)
Past Perfect: had straighted
Future Perfect: will have straighted
Past conditional: would have straighted