
acehigh 
in poker, with an ace as the highest card, as in a straight or flush. 
align 
to form into a straight line. [1/6 definitions] 
alignment 
the act of arranging, adjusting, or forming into a straight line, logical sequence, or coordinated system. [2/4 definitions] 
arabesque 
a ballet position in which the dancer stands on one leg and extends the other backward with a straight knee, with the body slightly bent and the arms in extended positions. [1/4 definitions] 
askew 
not straight; awry. 
asymptote 
in mathematics, a straight line that approaches but never meets a curve. 
axis 
a straight line that serves as the unmoving center about which a body or figure turns. [2/4 definitions] 
backstretch 
the straight portion of a racetrack following the first turn. (Cf. homestretch.) 
bangs 
a straightcut fringe of hair across the forehead. 
bent^{1} 
not straight; curved or crooked. [1/5 definitions] 
blended whiskey 
a blend of two straight whiskeys, or of one with neutral spirits in which the hundredproof straight whiskey constitutes at least twenty percent of the combined volume. 
Caucasoid 
(outdated; no longer in scientific use) of, pertaining to, or characteristic of members of a human racial group originating in Europe, North Africa, western Asia, and India, generally characterized by fair to brown skin and straight to curly hair of any color. [1/2 definitions] 
chord^{1} 
the straight line connecting the front and back edges of an airfoil. [1/3 definitions] 
collinear 
lying in the same straight line. [2 definitions] 
curved 
having the shape of a curve; not straight or angular. 
cycloid 
in geometry, a curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle that is rolling along a straight line. [1/3 definitions] 
cylinder 
in geometry, a surface or volume described by a straight line tracing a closed curve, esp. a circle, at a fixed angle, usu. a right angle, in two parallel planes. [1/5 definitions] 
dead center 
the maximum or minimum extension of a crank and connecting rod in a reciprocating engine, in which both are in a straight line and the connecting rod cannot turn the crank. [1/2 definitions] 
deflect 
to turn aside or slant away from a straight course; swerve. 
diameter 
in geometry, a straight line passing through the center of a circle or sphere and having its ends on the circumference or surface. [1/3 definitions] 
diamond 
a geometric shape with four equal straight sides, two equal, opposed acute angles, and two equal, opposed obtuse angles. [1/7 definitions] 

