French translation of 'straighten'
- (= tidy) [tie, picture, cushions]
- (= make straight)
to straighten one's back
- (= become straight) [road]
devenir moins sinueux(‑euse)
- (= stand straight) [person]
Example Sentences Including 'straighten'
I thought you might want to gather your strength, straighten your tie, brush your hair -- things like that.Cover Story
Rourke rose in the irons, yanking savagely on the reins to straighten her.Doubting Thomas
Pulling a face at Lavinia, who gazes unblinkingly back, I straighten up to face Theresa, Anna's older sister.LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)
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Translation of straighten from the Collins English to French Dictionary