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1. (esp of an alcoholic drink) undiluted; neat
2. (of a play, acting style, etc.) straightforward or serious
3. US sold at a fixed unit price irrespective of the quantity sold
4. Boxing (of a blow) delivered with an unbent arm
5. (of the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine) in line, rather than in a V-formation or in some other arrangement
6. a slang word for heterosexual
7. Slang not using narcotics; not addicted
8. Brit a straight part of a racetrack
9. Poker
a. five cards that are in sequence irrespective of suit
b. a hand containing such a sequence
c. (as modifier): a straight flush
10. Slang a cigarette containing only tobacco, without marijuana, etc.
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What does it mean when you dream about straightness?

For a dream to somehow emphasize straightness (as in a straight road) can indicate that the dreamer intends—or needs to—get things straightened out in her or her life. Perhaps a situation or a business deal was underhanded or “crooked.”

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I'm looking forward to getting straight in to training this week."
"I haven't hurled in a while, since we finished with the club I've barely picked up a hurl, so you'd be looking forward to getting straight back in to it and what better way to get back into it than a match and a tough match at that.
Getting straight to work, Rangan tells them to ditch the sugary, processed food and drink.
"I am taking a bit of time out and then I am getting straight back into training for next year when I am hoping to have a bigger and better physique."
TWINS Craig and Scott Watson were celebrating yesterday after getting straight As in the new National 5 exams.
Hodgson surprised many by getting straight back into the saddle at relegation-threatened West Brom, but now has them regarded as an established Premier League club for the first time.
Also featured is a 1970s film shot on campus at newly constructed (at the time) Lane Community College: "Getting Straight," starring Elliott Gould.
I have no intention of getting straight back into coaching and training after this.
Has plenty of scope for improvement and is thought capable of getting straight off the mark over hurdles.
And the new organisation is getting straight to work, with staff looking to deliver central heating and rewiring improvements to homes in Sedgefield and Ferryhill..
DETERMINED entrepreneurs whose businesses fail are dusting themselves off and getting straight back in the saddle, according to a survey of small business owners in the North-east by Barclays Local Business.