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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight-forward in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight-forward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of straight-forward in a Sentence

  1. Michael Lynn:

    There is no definitive guide to tipping, there have been a number of studies done on tipping guidelines and it's actually kind of complicated—not at all straight forward.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    Look, as a legal matter, the question is straight-forward in law that the child of a U.S. citizen born abroad is a natural-born citizen, people will continue to make political noise about it but as a legal matter it is straight-forward. I would note that it has occurred many times in history.

  3. Helene Gayle:

    What we recommended, essentially, was that states get allocated an amount based on population, we kind of ran numbers and realized that even if you tried to do it by Covid prevalence and all the rest, it doesn't matter enough to go through that complexity and it probably was simpler, more straight-forward and less subject to manipulation.

  4. Jason Chao:

    They invited me to lunch and didn't put it in a straight-forward manner, they diplomatically said that if you decide to do your annual demonstration as normal, it will be fine as long as you don't do other things targeting Xi Jinping.

  5. Team Alliance chairman Rob Kauffman:

    Everyone just has the same motivation, they want to put on a good show for the fans and have an exciting sport, we all want to stay in business. It's pretty straight forward. Like most good businesses, it's based on good communication. Our communication has really improved a lot the past year. Hopefully, our activities have been a contribution to that.


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    an untroubled state; free from disturbances
    • A. drought
    • B. tranquillity
    • C. rogue
    • D. nuisance

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