Definition of ramrod straight
- He sat in the saddle, ramrod straight.
: a rod for ramming home the charge in a muzzle-loading firearm
: a cleaning rod for small arms
: boss, overseer
: marked by rigidity, severity, or stiffness
: to force with a ramrod
: to direct, supervise, and control
: in a fully upright position : rigidly
: free from curves, bends, angles, or irregularities
: generated by a point moving continuously in the same direction and expressed by a linear equation
: lying along or holding to a direct or proper course or method
: in a straight manner
: something that is straight: such as
: a straight line or arrangement
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