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straight shoot·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. square shooter, straight shooter, straight arrownoun

    a frank and honest person


  1. straight shooter

    A straight shooter is a person who communicates in a direct, honest, and straightforward manner, often speaking the truth or giving an honest opinion without any intent to deceive, manipulate, or obfuscate. This term is often used to describe a person who is reliable, trustworthy, and uncomplicated.


  1. Straight Shooter

    Straight Shooter is a 1999 German movie about an ex-member of the French Foreign Legion who makes the German government responsible for the death of his family and goes on a killing spree to stop the service of an nuclear plant. The police are helpless and so the ex-instructor of the killer is brought to Germany to hunt the killer down.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight shooter in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight shooter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of straight shooter in a Sentence

  1. Jens David Ohlin:

    I think it in one sense it is bad news for Trump and it is good news for people who want a robust investigation because Mueller is definitely a straight shooter and he has a good reputation as an FBI director, it means that the investigation goes on. It is not going to be stopped and it also means that the Deputy Attorney General doesn't want to do Trump's bidding on this.

  2. Joe Manchin:

    I think everyone agrees that Robert Mueller is a straight shooter and beyond reproach. Robert Mueller's not shooting anybody's bullets for any particular reason or political agenda, i would like to think William Barr is doing the same. And if those two are in conflict, I will make my own decision from there.

  3. Jane Hall:

    It seems to me to be an honest mistake of conflating the two accounts, i don't think he has been known as anything other than a straight shooter.

  4. Ted Mirvis:

    He's a real straight-shooter, he takes aggressive positions, but he's also willing to listen and exchange ideas.

  5. William Barr:

    I told him how well I knew Bob Mueller and that the Barrs and Muellers were good friends and would be good friends when this was all over, bob Mueller is a straight-shooter and should be dealt with as such.

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