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straight

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.

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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While Minister Varadkar is straight talking and acknowledges the health service faces serious difficulties the time for talking is over or we all face catastrophic consequences.
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When they arrive, I trust Jim Bolger will be supplying plenty of straight talking to go alongside the tea and buns.
Talk to Frank was started by the Department of Health to offer young people straight talking advice about the effects of drugs.
Straight talking Pop Idol judge Simon Cowell came last on the list, with just three per cent of the vote.