The author is a 31-year-old straight man living in Manhattan.
Katina is still in Russia, where she is a straight girl who is a gay icon in a country where being gay in public is illegal.
In Hollywood, one of the quickest ways to an award nomination is to be a straight man playing gay.
Without the carried interest rate, lobbyists will tell you with a straight face, the engine of capitalism would break down.
After her encounter with OSI Neubauer says she was “straight up suicidal.”
His fists clenched and his lips drew into a hard, straight line.
But not one of you can say I wasn't on the straight all that time.
straight ahead through the spruce the moaning rose and fell.
And he held in one hand a revolver and was aiming it straight at Clif's head.
She was very tall, straight and stiff, with eyes that suggested a savage.
mid-14c., "direct, undeviating, not crooked," properly "that which is stretched," adjectival use of Old English streht (altered, by analogy with streccan, from earlier streaht), past participle of streccan "to stretch" (see stretch (v.)). Meaning "true, direct, honest" is from 1520s. Of communication, "clear, unambiguous," from 1862. Sense of "undiluted, uncompromising" (e.g. straight whiskey, 1874) is American English, first recorded 1856.
Theatrical sense of "serious" (as opposed to popular or comic) is attested from 1895; vaudeville slang straight man first attested 1923. Go straight in the underworld slang sense is from 1919; straighten up "become respectable" is from 1907. Straight arrow "decent, conventional person" is 1969, from archetypal Native American brave name. To keep a straight face first recorded 1897; straight shooter is from 1928; straight-edge as a punk subculture is attested by 1987.
A tobacco cigarette; square (1960s+ Musicians & students)