straight road


straight road
direct route, linear path

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Straight Road —    The path over the Sea into the Ancient or True West, on which the ships of the Elves might still sail after the Downfall of Númenor and the Changing of the World.        The pathway into the West.    Before the Downfall of Númenor, the realm… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • straight — straight1 W2S1 [streıt] adv ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in a straight line)¦ 2¦(position)¦ 3¦(immediately)¦ 4¦(one after the other)¦ 5¦(honest)¦ 6 think/see straight 7 straight away 8 go straight 9 straight up 10 straight from the …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • straight — straight1 [ streıt ] adjective ** ▸ 1 not bending/curving ▸ 2 not leaning ▸ 3 honest and true ▸ 4 information: correct ▸ 5 without interruption ▸ 6 serious ▸ 7 voting for one party ▸ 8 drink: not mixed ▸ 9 about person ▸ 10 clean and neat ▸ 11… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • straight — I UK [streɪt] / US adverb Word forms straight : comparative straighter superlative straightest *** 1) without a bend or curve Continue straight on for about 20 yards then turn left. Sue always looks you straight in the eye when she s talking to… …   English dictionary

  • straight — 1. adjective 1) a long, straight road Syn: unswerving, undeviating, linear, as straight as an arrow, uncurving, unbending Ant: winding, zigzag 2) that picture isn t straight Syn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • straight — 1. adjective 1) a long, straight road Syn: direct, linear, unswerving, undeviating 2) that picture isn t straight Syn: level, even, in line, aligned, square, vertical, upright …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • Straight Way —    A name for the Straight Road of the Elves.    An occasional name for the Straight Road, by which the Elves sailed from Middle earth and came to Aman …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

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