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 in a sentence
He straightened the bent antenna.
The drooping flowers straightened in the rain.
First Known Use of straighten
STRAIGHTEN Defined for Kids
Definition of straighten for Students
1 : to make or become straight <The road straightened out.>
2 : to put in order <Please straighten up the room.>
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