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One entry found for straighten.
Main Entry: straight·en
Pronunciation: primarystressstramacrt-schwan
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): straight·ened; straight·en·ing /primarystressstramacrt-nieng, -schwan-ieng/
: to make or become straight -- usually used with up or out <straighten up a room> <straightened out the problem>
- straight·en·er /primarystressstramacrt-nschwar, -schwan-schwar/ noun

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