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Pronunciation of Straight  


English Meaning

A variant of Strait, a.

  1. Extending continuously in the same direction without curving: a straight line.
  2. Having no waves or bends: straight hair.
  3. Not bent or bowed; rigid or erect: a straight, strong back.
  4. Sports Of or relating to a midair position in diving or gymnastics in which the body is held rigid without bending at the hips or knees.
  5. Perfectly horizontal or vertical; level or even: The mirror isn't straight.
  6. Direct and candid: a straight answer.
  7. Following a direct or correct method or approach; systematic: straight reasoning.
  8. Coming from a reliable source; factual: a straight tip; straight information.
  9. Showing or marked by honesty or fair-mindedness: straight business dealings.
  10. Right; correct: made sure the facts were straight in the report.
  11. Neatly arranged; orderly: The room is straight again.
  12. Uninterrupted; consecutive: sick for five straight days; their fourth straight victory.
  13. Having the parts or details in correct sequence.
  14. Games Constituting a straight in poker.
  15. Characterized by undeviating support, as of a principle or a political party: always votes a straight party line; a straight Democrat.
  16. Not deviating from what is considered socially normal, usual, or acceptable; conventional.
  17. Conventional to an extreme degree.
  18. Heterosexual.
  19. Slang Not being under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  20. Not deviating from the normal or strict form: straight Freudian analysis.
  21. Not altered, embellished, or modified: does straight comedy.
  22. Concerned with serious or important matters: a straight drama without comedy or music.
  23. Of or relating to a straight man.
  24. Not mixed with anything else; undiluted: straight bourbon.
  25. Sold without discount regardless of the amount purchased.
  26. In a straight line; directly.
  27. In an erect posture; upright.
  28. Sports In the straight position, as in diving.
  29. Without detour or delay: went straight home.
  30. Without circumlocution; candidly: I'll say it to you straight: you're wrong.
  31. In a neat and orderly condition: put the living room straight.
  32. In an honest, law-abiding, or virtuous manner: lives straight.
  33. Without stopping; continuously: walked six hours straight.
  34. Without embellishment or modification: tell the joke straight.
  35. Without ice, water, or a mixer: drink whiskey straight.
  36. The straight part, as of a road: "The car darted forward on to the straight” ( Kingsley Amis).
  37. The straight part of a racecourse between the winning post and the last turn.
  38. A straight line.
  39. A straight form or position.
  40. Games A poker hand containing five cards of various suits in numerical sequence, ranked above three of a kind and below a flush.
  41. A conventional person, especially one considered a member of established society.
  42. A heterosexual person.
  43. straight up Served without ice: whiskey straight up.

Malayalam Meaning

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× ചൊവ്വായ - Chovvaaya | Chovvaya
× സരള - Sarala
× അനത - Anatha
× സത്യസന്ധമായ - Sathyasandhamaaya | Sathyasandhamaya
× ഉടനെ - Udane
× നേരായി - Neraayi | Nerayi
× തല്‍ക്കാലം - Thal‍kkaalam | Thal‍kkalam
× സരല - Sarala
× ക്രമത്തിലായ - Kramaththilaaya | Kramathilaya
× വളച്ചുകെട്ടലില്ലാത്ത - Valachukettalillaaththa | Valachukettalillatha
× ഋജുവായി - Rujuvaayi | Rujuvayi
× ഋജുവായ - Rujuvaaya | Rujuvaya
× കോട്ടമില്ലാത്ത - Kottamillaaththa | Kottamillatha
× അകലം - Akalam
× അവക്രമായ - Avakramaaya | Avakramaya
× തിരശ്ചീനമായ - Thirashcheenamaaya | Thirashcheenamaya
× ഋജു - Ruju
× വളവില്ലാത്ത - Valavillaaththa | Valavillatha


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Acts 14:10

said with a loud voice, "Stand up straight on your feet!" And he leaped and walked.

നീ എഴുന്നേറ്റു കാലൂന്നി നിവിർന്നുനിൽക്ക എന്നു ഉറക്കെ പറഞ്ഞു; അവൻ കുതിച്ചെഴുന്നേറ്റു നടന്നു

1 Samuel 6:12

Then the cows headed straight for the road to Beth Shemesh, and went along the highway, lowing as they went, and did not turn aside to the right hand or the left. And the lords of the Philistines went after them to the border of Beth Shemesh.

ആ പശുക്കൾ നേരെ ബേത്ത്-ശേമെശിലേക്കുള്ള വഴിക്കു പോയി: അവ കരഞ്ഞുംകൊണ്ടു വലത്തോട്ടോ ഇടത്തോട്ടോ മാറാതെ പെരുവഴിയിൽ കൂടി തന്നേ പോയി; ഫെലിസ്ത്യപ്രഭുക്കന്മാരും ബേത്ത്-ശേമെശിന്റെ അതിർവരെ പിന്നാലെ ചെന്നു.

Acts 13:10

and said, "O full of all deceit and all fraud, you son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, will you not cease perverting the straight ways of the Lord?

ഹേ സകലകപടവും സകല ധൂർത്തും നിറഞ്ഞവനേ, പിശാചിന്റെ മകനേ, സർവ നീതിയുടെയും ശത്രുവേ, കർത്താവിന്റെ നേർവഴികളെ മറിച്ചുകളയുന്നത് നീ മതിയാക്കുകയില്ലയോ?


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