Definitions for straight and narrow
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word straight and narrow
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
straight′ and nar′row(n.)
the way of virtuous or proper conduct.
straight and narrow, strait and narrow(noun)
the way of proper and honest behavior
"he taught his children to keep strictly to the straight and narrow"
straight and narrow(Noun)
A path of honesty; procedure according to rules and plans.
Origin: Probably "strait and narrow," from Matthew 7:14
Straight and Narrow
"Straight and Narrow" is an episode of The Outer Limits television series. It was first shown on 23 February 1996, during the second season.
Find a translation for the straight and narrow definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these straight and narrow definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"straight and narrow." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 7 Mar. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/straight and narrow>.