Hindi translation of straight
straightPowered by COBUILD /streɪt स्ट्रेइट्/
Word forms: straighter, straightest
Definitions and Translations
1. adjective, adverb
If something is straight, it continues in one direction or line and does not bend or curve.सीधा[सीधी]/सीधे रूप से ⇒ Keep the boat in a straight line. ⇒ She looked straight at me. ⇒ He couldn't walk straight. ⇒ a straight line/road/path/edge/wall ⇒ straight hair ⇒ go/head/walk/stand straight
OPPOSITEScurvy, curved, bent, wavy, twisted
If you go straight to a place, you go there immediately.तुरंत ⇒ We went straight to the experts for advice. ⇒ We'll go to the meeting and come straight back.
3. adjective before noun
A straight choice or a straight fight involves only two people or things.सीधा या प्रत्यक्ष ⇒ It's a straight choice between low-paid jobs and no jobs.
4. adjective, adverb
If you are straight with someone, you speak to them honestly.साफ-साफ/साफ-साफ तरीके से ⇒ Can't you give me a straight answer? ⇒ If you're doing something wrong, he'll tell you straight.
If you describe someone as straight, you mean that they are heterosexual rather than homosexual. [informal]विषमलिंगी ⇒ Marty describes herself as a straight female.
If you get something straight, you make sure that you understand it properly or that someone else does.भलीभांति समझना ⇒ You need to get your facts straight. ⇒ Let's get this straight: I didn't lunch with her.
7. a straight face → see face
8. to set the record straight → see record
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Example Sentences Including 'straight'
Lirael flinched and stepped back as a dark shape swooped past, straight through the falling snow.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
For a fraction of a second we are heading straight for each other.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
She just ran in an absolutely straight line, crashing through the flowers, daisy petals exploding in a cloud around her.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
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'straight' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُسْتَقيم
- Brazilian Portuguese: reto reta
- Chinese: 直的
- Croatian: ravan ravna
- Czech: rovný
- Danish: lige
- Dutch: recht
- European Spanish: recto recta
- Finnish: suora
- French: droit pas courbé
- German: gerade
- Greek: ευθύς ευθεία
- Italian: dritto dritta
- Japanese: まっすぐな
- Korean: 똑바른
- Norwegian: rett
- Polish: prosty prostarówny
- Portuguese: reto recta
- Romanian: drept drept, dreaptă, drepți, drepte
- Russian: прямой прямая
- Spanish: recto recta
- Swedish: rak rakt
- Thai: ตรง
- Turkish: doğru çizgi
- Ukrainian: прямий
- Vietnamese: thẳng
Translation of straight from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary