Simple Definition of straighten
: to make (something) straight or to become straight
: to make (something) organized or tidy : to put (something) in order
Examples of straighten
He straightened the bent antenna.
The drooping flowers straightened in the rain.
First Known Use of straighten
STRAIGHTEN Defined for Kids
Definition of straighten
1 : to make or become straight <The road straightened out.>
2 : to put in order <Please straighten up the room.>
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