verb (used without object), straggled, straggling.
to stray from the road, course, or line of march.
to wander about in a scattered fashion; ramble.
to spread or be spread in a scattered fashion or at irregular intervals:
The trees straggle over the countryside.
to go, come, or spread in a rambling or irregular way; stray
to linger behind or wander from a main line or part
adjective, stragglier, straggliest. 1. straggling; rambling.
adjective, straighter, straightest. 1. without a bend, angle, or curve; not curved; direct: a straight path. 2. exactly vertical or horizontal; in a perfectly vertical or horizontal plane: a straight table. 3. (of a line) generated by a point moving at a constant velocity with respect to another point. 4. evenly or uprightly formed or […]
adjective 1. achieving or showing the highest grade or superior accomplishment, especially scholastically: a straight A report card.
[streyt-uh-hed] /ˈstreɪt əˌhɛd/ adjective 1. not deviating from what is usual or expected; conventional or traditional; standard: a straight-ahead novel with a happy ending. straddler