How to say straight in Italian streɪt

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diritto, dritto; liscio

straight(adjective)

not bent or curved

a straight line; straight (= not curly) hair; That line is not straight.

diritto, dritto

straight(adverb)

in a straight, not curved, line; directly

His route went straight across the desert; She can't steer straight; Keep straight on.

franco, schietto, diretto

straight(adjective)

(of a person, his behaviour etc) honest, frank and direct

Give me a straight answer!

direttamente

straight(adverb)

immediately, without any delay

He went straight home after the meeting.

dritto

straight(adjective)

properly or levelly positioned

Your tie isn't straight.

correttamente

straight(adverb)

honestly or fairly

You're not playing (= behaving) straight.

dirittura (d'arrivo)

straight(noun)

the straight part of something, eg of a racecourse

He's in the final straight.

in ordine, chiaramente

straight(adjective)

correct and tidy

I'll never get this house straight!; Now let's get the facts straight!

puro, liscio

straight(adjective)

(of drinks) not mixed

a straight gin.

serio, impassibile

straight(adjective)

(of a face, expression etc) not smiling or laughing

You should keep a straight face while you tell a joke.

serio

straight(adjective)

(of an actor) playing normal characters, or (of a play) of the ordinary type– not a musical or variety show.


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