Examples of straighten in a Sentence
He straightened the bent antenna.
The drooping flowers straightened in the rain.
Recent Examples of straighten from the Web
If his pain and inability to straighten his knee is from a bone bruise, that changes things.
Align makes clear, removable appliances for straightening teeth, an increasingly popular alternative to traditional braces for both teens and adults.
Anyway the coffee-can trick straightened my hair, except for the weird ridges from the massive bobby pins.
From the Flat Iron Last night’s hair-straightening plotline cuts to the core of who Ilana is, and what the show is all about.
Most municipalities straighten up after one cheating scandal.
At Gattler Fitzpatrick, Rose did the filing, handled scheduling for Gattler and another attorney, straightened up the little waiting room between clients, maintained a vase of fresh flowers on the reception desk.
The chart is so comically long that Interior Secretary Zinke had to help straighten it out on the floor, like a bridesmaid before wedding photos.
The Golden Gophers have six consecutive home games to get things straightened out.
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