[streyt-fruh m-th uh-shohl-der] /ˈstreɪt frəm ðəˈʃoʊl dər/ adjective 1. direct, honest, and forceful in expression; outspoken.
- Straight goods
straight from the horse’s mouth straight goods The truth, as in Is that straight goods about how much you still owe? or I’m giving you the straight goods about Monica. [ ; late 1800s ]
- Straight gyrus
straight gyrus n. A gyrus running along the medial part of the orbital surface of the frontal lobe of the cerebral hemisphere and bounded laterally by the olfactory sulcus.
[streyt-jak-it] /ˈstreɪtˌdʒæk ɪt/ noun, verb (used with object) 1. straitjacket. straitjacket or straightjacket [streyt-jak-it] /ˈstreɪtˌdʒæk ɪt/ noun 1. a garment made of strong material and designed to bind the arms, as of a violently disoriented person. 2. anything that severely confines, constricts, or hinders: Conventional attitudes can be a straitjacket, preventing original thinking. verb (used […]