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Overview of verb straighten

The verb straighten has 6 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (7) straighten, unbend

(straighten up or out; make straight)

2. (6) straighten, straighten out

(make straight)

3. (3) straighten

(get up from a sitting or slouching position; "The students straightened when the teacher entered")

4. (1) tidy, tidy up, clean up, neaten, straighten, straighten out, square away

(put (things or places) in order; "Tidy up your room!")

5. roll out, straighten

(straighten by unrolling; "roll out the big map")

6. straighten

(make straight or straighter; "Straighten this post"; "straighten hair") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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