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Straight

Direct telephone line, compared to an outside line that requires a telephone number to be dialed.

Straight

Describing a phone that connects directly to one and only one other phone. One need not dial any number between straight phones.
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Or you can sulk, throw all the toys out of the pram and end up reducing your chances of getting straight back in the team even more
Typically, Thomas is up for getting straight back into it against Brive.
We're not getting straight answers and they're not listening when the public gives them input.
TREVOR SORBIE has put together this new gift set, which is great for getting straight from the office to the party.
In one year I went from getting straight As in my Inter Cert to failing nearly everything.
These original Los Angeles boogie merchants are doing pretty much the same as they were 30 years ago at Woodstock: pouring out an urban rock transfusion of the country blues, getting straight to the point by dropping in an authentic reproduction of the classic On The Road Again its distinctive high vocals handled by drummer Fito, the band's only constant factor.
He says buyers are getting straight forward 10 cap deals and there is "nothing with too much upside" available.
You see Fraz not getting straight back in and it will be difficult.
I'll be getting straight in and getting the suit on me," he said.
Has plenty of scope for improvement and is thought capable of getting straight off the mark over hurdles.
We have got to focus on getting straight back up into that league where, I think, we deserve to be.