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straightening (up or out)

verb
present participle of straighten (up or out)

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1 to change one's behavior or character for the better
  • I hope that rehab will help her straighten up for good

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2 to make neat
  • a directive for everyone to straighten up their cubicle in preparation for a visit from some corporate VIPs

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“Straightening (up or out).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/straightening%20%28up%20or%20out%29. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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