straighten up

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to tidy; tidy up
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The lockers were all standing wide open with equipment and uniforms scattered all over the room, he had left a note under the bottle telling me to straighten up the room, then straighten myself up before coming to work the next day.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'straighten up':

straighten upTo become straight, or straighter
straighten upto steer straight
straighten upto sit up straight, to stop hunching.
straighten upto deal with; put in order
straighten upTo clarify
straighten upto start living a reformed life
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