English to Afrikaans Meaning :: straight

reguit
Straight :
reguit
- reguitreguitreguitstraighteststraightly
 

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Noun(1) a person having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex(2) a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit(3) a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
Adjective(1) successive (without a break(2) having no deviations(3) (of hair(4) erect in posture(5) in keeping with the facts(6) characterized by honesty and fairness(7) no longer coiled(8) free from curves or angles(9) neatly arranged; not disorderly(10) not homosexual(11) accurately fitted; level(12) without evasion or compromise(13) (of an alcoholic drink(14) following a correct or logical method(15) rigidly conventional or old-fashioned
Adverb(1) without deviation(2) in a forthright manner; candidly or frankly(3) in a straight line; in a direct course

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(1) I grabbed my bag and walked out of the bathroom, looking down, and ran straight into an assistant principal.(2) So the dots all lie along straight lines passing through the centre of the system of circles.(3) Why is it that when you stop paddling a kayak, it turns sharply instead of maintaining a straight course?(4) Just after my first pitstop my steering developed a problem which meant that whenever I was driving straight it was pulling to the left.(5) Her straight hair is tied in a ponytail and her eye shadow looks fresh.(6) Mark stood, shaking his long navy blue pant leg straight before walking forward and pulling out my chair.(7) The waitresses wear authentic Thai clothes and look elegant in their long straight skirts and blouses in silks of every hue of the rainbow.(8) With a little bit of focussed and straight thinking, it could be more suitable for what is essentially a children's band on this channel.(9) A flat arch, also known as jack or straight arch, extends straight across an opening with no curvature, creating a horizontal emphasis.(10) she came straight home(11) In the meantime, Gray was working hard to convince a straight person in her life that it was OK to attend.(12) I spend most of my life in the company of straight people.(13) He said that since the shutdown, bartenders cannot serve straight alcohol.(14) he worked 14 days straight(15) This time she didn't jerk away, just looked straight at him with steady tears streaming down her face.(16) His cherry-red bow tie was perfectly straight , his white shirt immaculately ironed.
Related Words
(1) go straight ::
gaan reguit
(2) straight ahead ::
reguit vorentoe
(3) straight hair ::
reguit hare
(4) go straight on ::
gaan reguit aan
(5) go straight ahead ::
gaan reguit vorentoe
(6) straight line ::
reguit lyn
(7) straight down ::
reguit af
(8) straight face ::
reguit gesig
(9) straight on ::
reguit vorentoe
Synonyms
Adjective
1. unswerving ::
onwankelbaar
2. level ::
vlak
3. in order ::
ten einde
4. honest ::
eerlik
5. logical ::
logiese
6. successive ::
opeenvolgende
7. undiluted ::
onverdunde
8. respectable ::
gerespekteerde
9. neat ::
netjies
12. square ::
vierkante
13. straightforward ::
eenvoudig
14. consecutive ::
agtereenvolgende
Adverb
15. right ::
reg
16. directly ::
direk
17. right away ::
dadelik
18. frankly ::
eerlik
Noun
20. straightaway ::
dadelik
21. heterosexual ::
heteroseksuele
Antonyms
1. bad ::
slegte
2. black ::
swart
3. dishonest ::
oneerlik
4. evil ::
kwaad
5. evil-minded ::
kwaad-minded
6. immoral ::
immoreel
7. indecent ::
onsedelike
8. wicked ::
bose
9. wrong ::
verkeerde
Different Forms
straight, straighten, straightened, straightening, straightens, straighter, straightest, straightly, straightness, straights
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

At suppertime,
she would go straight for honey cakes,

At suppertime, she would go STRAIGHT for honey cakes,

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5


It didn\'t help
that you couldn\'t walk a straight line

It didn't help that you couldn't walk a STRAIGHT line

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 1


straight up to
the International Space Station,

STRAIGHT up to the International Space Station,

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 5


Skyler, I--
You\'re not thinking straight about this.

Skyler, I-- You're not thinking STRAIGHT about this.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10


it yanked 100-foot trees
straight from the ground, roots and all.

it yanked 100-foot trees STRAIGHT from the ground, roots and all.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


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