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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) straight

Synonyms: straight, straightaway Definition: a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse

Hypernyms: section, segment Definition: one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object Usage: a section of a fishing rod; metal sections were used below ground; finished the final segment of the road

Synonyms: straight Definition: a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

Hypernyms: poker hand Definition: the 5 cards held in a game of poker

Synonyms: heterosexual, heterosexual person, straight, straight person Definition: a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms for (adjective) straight

Synonyms: straight Definition: in keeping with the facts Usage: set the record straight; made sure the facts were straight in the report

Hypernyms: accurate Definition: conforming exactly or almost exactly to fact or to a standard or performing with total accuracy Usage: an accurate reproduction; the accounting was accurate; accurate measurements; an accurate scale

Synonyms: straight, consecutive Definition: successive (without a break) Usage: sick for five straight days

Hypernyms: uninterrupted, continuous Definition: continuing in time or space without interruption Usage: a continuous rearrangement of electrons in the solar atoms results in the emission of light- James Jeans; a continuous bout of illness lasting six months; lived in continuous fear; a continuous row of warehouses; a continuous line has no gaps or breaks in it; moving midweek holidays to the nearest Monday or Friday allows uninterrupted work weeks

Synonyms: straight, square Definition: rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

Hypernyms: conventional Definition: unimaginative and conformist Usage: conventional bourgeois lives; conventional attitudes

Synonyms: straight Definition: following a correct or logical method Usage: straight reasoning

Hypernyms: right, correct Definition: free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth Usage: the correct answer; the correct version; the right answer; took the right road; the right decision

Synonyms: full-strength, straight, neat Definition: without water Usage: took his whiskey neat

Hypernyms: undiluted Definition: not diluted Usage: undiluted milk; an undiluted racial strain

Synonyms: square, straight, straightforward Definition: without evasion or compromise Usage: a square contradiction; he is not being as straightforward as it appears

Hypernyms: direct Definition: straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action Usage: a direct question; a direct response; a direct approach

Synonyms: straight, true Definition: accurately fitted; level Usage: the window frame isn't quite true

Hypernyms: even Definition: being level or straight or regular and without variation as e.g. in shape or texture; or being in the same plane or at the same height as something else (i.e. even with) Usage: an even application of varnish; an even floor; the road was not very even; the picture is even with the window

Synonyms: straight Definition: (of hair) having no waves or curls Usage: her naturally straight hair hung long and silky

Hypernyms: uncurled Definition: not having been curled

Hypernyms: unpermed Definition: not having had a permanent wave Usage: smooth glossy unpermed hair

Synonyms: straight Definition: not homosexual

Hypernyms: heterosexual Definition: sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex

Synonyms: unbent, unbowed, straight Definition: erect in posture Usage: sit straight; stood defiantly with unbowed back

Hypernyms: erect, upright, vertical Definition: upright in position or posture Usage: an erect stature; erect flower stalks; for a dog, an erect tail indicates aggression; a column still vertical amid the ruins; he sat bolt upright

Synonyms: straight Definition: having no deviations Usage: straight lines; straight roads across the desert; straight teeth; straight shoulders

Hypernyms: aligned Definition: in a straight line Usage: pearly teeth evenly aligned

Hypernyms: unbent Definition: not bent Usage: looking for an unbent nail; trees with straight unbent trunks make the best lumber

Hypernyms: untwisted Definition: not twisted; formerly twisted but now straight

Synonyms: straight Definition: free from curves or angles Usage: a straight line

Hypernyms: trabeate, trabeated Definition: not arcuate; having straight horizontal beams or lintels (rather than arches)

Hypernyms: uncurved, uncurving Definition: having no curves

Synonyms: straight, uncoiled Definition: no longer coiled

Hypernyms: uncurled Definition: not curled Usage: lay uncurled on the bed

Synonyms: straight, square Definition: characterized by honesty and fairness Usage: straight dealing; a square deal

Hypernyms: straightforward, aboveboard Definition: without concealment or deception; honest Usage: their business was open and aboveboard; straightforward in all his business affairs

Hypernyms: transparent, guileless Definition: free of deceit

Hypernyms: straightarrow Definition: conventionally moral and upright

Synonyms: straight Definition: neatly arranged; not disorderly Usage: the room is straight now

Hypernyms: tidy Definition: marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits Usage: a tidy person; a tidy house; a tidy mind