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


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

Luke 3:5

Every valley shall be filled And every mountain and hill brought low; The crooked places shall be made straight And the rough ways smooth;

എല്ലാതാഴ്വരയും നികന്നുവരും; എല്ലാമലയും കുന്നും താഴും; വളഞ്ഞതു ചൊവ്വായും ദുർഘടമായതു നിരന്ന വഴിയായും തീരും; സകലജഡവും ദൈവത്തിന്റെ രക്ഷയെ കാണും” എന്നിങ്ങനെ യെശയ്യാപ്രവാചകന്റെ പുസ്തകത്തിൽ എഴുതിയിരിക്കുന്നതു പോലെ തന്നേ.

Jeremiah 31:39

The surveyor's line shall again extend straight forward over the hill Gareb; then it shall turn toward Goath.

അളവുചരടു പിന്നെയും നേരെ ഗാരേബ് കുന്നിലേക്കു ചെന്നു ഗോവഹിലേക്കു തിരിയും. ശവങ്ങൾക്കും വെണ്ണീരിന്നും ഉള്ള താഴ്വര മുഴുവനും കിദ്രോൻ തോടുവരെയും കിഴക്കോട്ടു കുതിരവാതിലിന്റെ കോണുവരെയും ഉള്ള നിലങ്ങൾ മുഴുവനും യഹോവേക്കു വിശുദ്ധമായിരിക്കും; അതിനെ ഇനി ഒരുനാളും പറിച്ചുകളകയില്ല, ഇടിച്ചുകളയുമില്ല.

Ezekiel 1:9

Their wings touched one another. The creatures did not turn when they went, but each one went straight forward.

അവയുടെ ചിറകുകൾ ഒന്നോടൊന്നു തൊട്ടിരുന്നു; പോകുമ്പോൾ അവ തിരിയാതെ ഔരോന്നും നേരെ മുമ്പോട്ടു പോകും.


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