What does straighten up mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. draw up, pull up, straighten up(verb)

    straighten oneself

    "He drew himself up when he talked to his superior"


  1. straighten up(Verb)

    To become straight, or straighter

  2. straighten up(Verb)

    to steer straight

  3. straighten up(Verb)

    to sit up straight, to stop hunching.

  4. straighten up(Verb)

    to deal with; put in order

  5. straighten up(Verb)

    to tidy; tidy up

  6. straighten up(Verb)

    To clarify

  7. straighten up(Verb)

    to start living a reformed life

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  1. Alex
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How to say straighten up in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of straighten up in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of straighten up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of straighten up in a Sentence

  1. Terra Ordonez:

    I'm excited for her to straighten up and get clean because I know she's smart enough to get out of it, hopefully, it's an eye-opener for a lot of women who are struggling. If you're pregnant, scream for help.

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