Idioms and Phrases with straight as an arrow
straight as an arrow
Honest, genuine, as in You can trust Pat with the money; he's straight as an arrow. This simile alludes to the arrow's undeviating flight through the air. [Second half of 1900s]
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Examples from the Web for straight as an arrow
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