straight shooter

noun

Definition of straight shooter

  1. :  a thoroughly upright straightforward person

Examples of straight shooter in a Sentence

  1. He's a straight shooter who says what he thinks.

First Known Use of straight shooter

1928


STRAIGHT SHOOTER Defined for English Language Learners

straight shooter

noun

Definition of straight shooter for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is very honest

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