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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Having honest intentions; Trueness of course toward a goal; Freedom from crooks or curves or bends or angles; Of hair: lack of a tendency to curl.

Usage examples (35)
  • Let it be clear: This issue has nothing to do with gayness or straightness, which is irrelevant to this report.
  • Indeed, "straightness" is biological, but it entails an almost limitless set of moral choices when it comes to its expression.
  • Life became a desperate and unending struggle to demonstrate one's "straightness" to the satisfaction of one's peers.
  • "straightness" she could take on as another restriction in that seemingly impossible venture of self-control. for more
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