Definition of straighten


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • straighten is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 14 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • straighten is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 15 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of straighten

  • put (things or places) in order (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. clean up
    2. neaten
    3. square away
    4. straighten out
    5. tidy
    6. tidy up

  • straighten up or out; make straight (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. unbend

  • make straight (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. straighten out

  • straighten by unrolling (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. roll out

  • get up from a sitting or slouching position (verb)

    Examples

    1. The students straightened when the teacher entered

  • make straight or straighter (verb)

    Examples

    1. straighten hair

See definition of straighten in Merriam Webster