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
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.
Magrill and a crew of 25 workers have been staking the palm trees in an effort to straighten them and keep them alive.
So his dad sent him to a nearby boys ranch — a therapeutic boarding school for at-risk boys — to straighten him out.
Sorry, but organic, natural, safe-enough-to-eat hair-straightening systems simply don't exist.
At least 15 hair-straightening brands banned in other countries remain on the market in the U.S., and environmental and consumer groups have taken the FDA to court to force action.
There's no way to straighten out or redirect yourself through a drift, so off-road and otherwise drift-heavy cars constantly feel out-of-control.
More: Pontiac Silverdome set to explode with a bang on Dec. 3 The salons give women — who otherwise might spend an hour on their hair — a way to straighten curly hair and curl straight hair.
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