straight·enedstraight·en·ing \ˈstrāt-niŋ, ˈstrā-tən-iŋ\
: to make straight —usually used with up or out
Examples of STRAIGHTEN
- He straightened the bent antenna.
- The drooping flowers straightened in the rain.
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