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Definitions of straight:

part of speech: adverb

Correspondingly.

part of speech: adjective

Not crooked or curved; extending throughout in the same direction; as, a straight road; upright; as, a straight life; direct; not confused; as, straight reasoning.

part of speech: adverb

Straightly.

part of speech: adverb

Immediately; directly.

part of speech: adjective

Direct: being in a right line: not crooked: nearest: upright.

part of speech: noun

Straightness.

part of speech: adverb

Immediately: in the shortest time.

part of speech: adverb

Immediately.

part of speech: adjective

Being in a right line; direct; not crooked; upright.

part of speech: adverb

In a direct course; at once.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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