How to use Straightened in a sentence
She straightened and smiled at him.
She straightened her shoulders.
Her brow furrowed, and she straightened.
He leaned down and placed the eggs inside the refrigerator and straightened, gazing down at her.
He straightened her IV cord.Advertisement
She shook the ugly thoughts from her head and straightened, leaning on the hoe as she glanced around the garden.
Brady straightened and winked at Dan, who rolled his eyes in response.
Brady froze and straightened from packing supplies, striding into the med center.
Lana straightened in her seat on the couch, eyes following his powerful stride across the tent.
Brady straightened from his sparring stance.Advertisement
She straightened in her seat, not sure if she was about to do the right thing or not.
Toby's backpack was there along with his pink coat. Rhyn straightened, angry at himself for not hearing the boy leave. A flash of purple caught his eye through the trees, and he loped through the forest.
Gabriel glanced at her and straightened. He handed her more food and water cubes then motioned for her to seat herself by the fire.
When the road straightened once more, he heard a noise behind him and a dozen daredevils in the tuck position sped on by him with a wave and a rush of air.
She straightened, turning around to face him.Advertisement
She straightened her skirt and surveyed the overall effects in the mirror.
She straightened, folding her arms across her chest and eyed him cautiously.
She blushed and straightened the covers.
Jenn straightened, not yet ready to leave the gym.
Darian straightened from his position slouching against the wall.Advertisement
Instead, Jenn straightened and met his gaze.
Rissa bristled but straightened.
Taran straightened with a frown.
He straightened, his eyes going to the healed scar along his forearm.
Vara asked as he straightened.Advertisement
Sirian straightened his clothing and looked around, towards the mountains in the north and Dierdirien's stronghold.
He shut the door and straightened his suit while his eyes adjusted to the dim light.
As she closed the cabinet door under the sink and straightened, gentle hands found her waist.
She straightened, allowing Alex to pull her back against his warm muscular body.
He closed the door and straightened his tie.
Alex straightened and set the shovel aside.
She lifted a stack of papers and straightened them with a sharp rap on her mahogany desktop, deliberately ignoring his empty invitation.
She straightened in her chair, her face growing warm.
She straightened shoulders that had unconsciously slumped.
Before she could fully comprehend the action, he casually straightened and stretched.
He straightened and gave her braid a flip.
She straightened, remembering he had possibly been to see her father.
Her heart did double time as he straightened and looked her way again.
Jonny mumbled a curse and straightened.
The assistant straightened her hair once more then stepped back.
Jessi straightened up the kitchen then went to Xander's bedroom.
She straightened up and searched his room for the necklace, frustrated that she wasn't able to find it.
He straightened, reaching for his phone.
The spores differ from those of ferns in their outer coat (exospore) being split up into four club-shaped hygroscopic threads (elaters) which are curled when moist, but become straightened when dry.
Within two years the whole area, solidly rebuilt and with widened and straightened streets, showed no traces of the ruin except an appearance superior in all respects to that presented before the fire.
The abdomen is usually sharply bent between the third and fourth segments and has a characteristically humped appearance when straightened out.
By these means the silk has been opened, straightened and then cut into a certain length, the fibres now being fairly laid parallel and ready for the next operation, known as silk dressing.
By the completion of the engineering works on the Weser in 1887-1899, whereby, among other improvements, the river was straightened and deepened to 18 ft., large ocean-going vessels are able to steam right up to the city itself.
After that event the city walls, which measured about three quarters of a mile each way, were razed, wide streets were made, the course of the river straightened, electric lighting and tramways introduced and a good water service supplied.
Stiffness of Ropes.Ropes offer a resistance to being bent, and, when bent, to being straightened again, which arises from the mutual friction of their fibres.
A canal, which ultimately proved too small for use, was constructed at Nenasitets in 1780 at private expense; blastings were carried out in 1798 and 17 99 at various parts; in 1805 a canal was formed at Kaindatski, and the channel straightened at Sursk; by 1807 a new canal was completed at Nenasitets; in 1833 a passage was cleared through the Staro-kaindatski porog; and in the period 1843 to 1853 numerous ameliorations were effected.
After a disastrous flood in 1904 the course of this spring was straightened and six stone bridges placed across it.
Jonathan was playing cars with Destiny in the family room floor while Carmen straightened up the clutter left by so many people.
He stopped abruptly and straightened, his expression going bland.
The Black God snatched the phone back and straightened.
Records were nearly non-existent but the kindness of the Ouray school personnel allowed Martha's attendance until matters were straightened out.
She straightened and spread plump hands out toward the stove.
Taran straightened the satchels strapped across his chest, his gaze returning to the walls of Tiyan.
Straightened and rotated symphony concert at from the bike.
The cotton was cleaned and opened and then fed into the machine where the tangled mess was stretched and straightened.
He walked toward the cell door, then straightened his tie.
He hastily flung some brushes into his tool kit, then straightened up and gazed at news undertaker wwe her with deep compassion.
Dolokhov slowly straightened his bent knee, looking straight with his clear, insolent eyes in the general's face.
He felt that sooner or later he would have to re-enter that whirlpool of life, with its embarrassments and affairs to be straightened out, its accounts with stewards, quarrels, and intrigues, its ties, society, and with Sonya's love and his promise to her.
Having straightened his coat and fastened on his hunting knives and horn, he mounted his good, sleek, well-fed, and comfortable horse, Viflyanka, which was turning gray, like himself.
When they began to blindfold him he himself adjusted the knot which hurt the back of his head; then when they propped him against the bloodstained post, he leaned back and, not being comfortable in that position, straightened himself, adjusted his feet, and leaned back again more comfortably.
He bowed slightly, and when he straightened up again a match was burning in his hand.
Customers have found it difficult to get questions answered and problems with their accounts straightened out.
Hair is usually worn with long bangs and is often straightened.
Due to his pending divorce and his estranged wife's accusation of the Hulkster hiding assets, those assets have been frozen by the judge until the Hogan's financial issues can be straightened out.
In essence, leggings can be more comfortable for children to wear than tights, which may need to be adjusted and straightened periodically throughout the day.
The child's arm should not be straightened or its position changed before the doctor examines it.
Surgical treatment of scoliosis involves straightening the spine with metal rods and fusing the vertebrae in the straightened position.
In pectus excavatum, the deformed breastbone and ribs are raised and straightened by a metal bar.
For example, if the flexed arm of a child with normal tone is quickly straightened, the flexor muscle of the arm (biceps) will quickly contract in response.
It is speculated that this increase may be due to the practice of swaddling which can place the infant's legs in an extreme straightened or adducted position, forcing the hips closer together.
A baby whose eyes have not straightened by the age of four months should be examined to rule out serious disease.
Also known as a Baby Swipe, breakdancing choreography for the two step involves hopping with a crouched leg while taking your other (straightened) leg and swinging it around.
Sleek, straightened sedu hair styles that add shine and luxury to hair.
Wearing hair down with a gentle flip can be very sophisticated, while sweeping straightened hair into a bun or French twist is quite elegant.
Aniston's stylist simply crafted the actress' locks into a posh little bob and straightened the hair to look professional.
Punk hair can be wrapped into elaborate updo styles, trimmed into fun bobs, or straightened into sleek sedu hair styles, all without losing the elements that make it punk.
Although this style tends to look best with well straightened hair, it can accommodate wavy and curly hair as well.
Most gals can wear straightened hair for several days prior to shampooing, but some find the process time consuming.
Most long styles can be blown straight with a paddle brush and straightened with a ceramic plated straightening iron.
We need only look to the 2008 Idol finale, where her hair was strategically curled on top, straightened at the front to display gloriously thick, face-framing bangs and wisped at the sides to show off a few romantic tendrils.
Once your hair is straightened, gather a small section at the center part in front and fasten it with a small, bejeweled clip that complements your dress.
Straightened or ironed hair should be protected prior to exposing it a heated element.
Because of the size of the smaller straightening irons, hair that is at least 1" inch long can be flattened and straightened with an iron, creating sedu short hair styles that have a silky texture and are full of sheen.
You can modify and dress up your shag by setting hair in hot rollers or opting for sleek, straightened locks.
The hair is then physically straightened and a neutralizing formula is used to reform the chemical bonds in the new straight shape.
Human hair extensions can be dyed, curled, and straightened just as if it was your own hair.
If you see any mistakes or negative items, try to get them straightened out before visiting a lender.
If these are any doubts, get things straightened out ahead of time.
Begin with the hands and knees on the floor, hands under the shoulders, fingers spread wide, knees under the hips and typically about seven inches apart, with the spine straightened and relaxed.
The business was just worthy of having some of these drastic misconceptions straightened out.
It can be a task that seems overwhelming, and this is what prevents most people from even beginning to get things straightened out.
Finally, with everything straightened out and easily accessible, you will save money each year as you won't be purchasing things you already own.
The good news is many Internet knitting supply retailers have real shops somewhere, so if all else fails you can call them to get your problem straightened out.
Lift until your back is straightened, and then repeat.
Wire hangers that have been straightened work well for this.
Glancing in the mirror, he straightened his jacket and tucked the tie back down into his vest.
Alex straightened the feeding tube across her shoulder and watched anxiously as Matthew mouthed the nipple and feeding tube.
She straightened her hair and collected her thoughts before opening the door.
Brandon gave the car more gas and it straightened up, darting between the two vehicles.
He finally glanced down at Pete and straightened in the saddle, removing his leg from the horn and placing it in the stirrup.
She slid off the counter and straightened too quickly.
Finally he removed the towel and she straightened cautiously.
He leaned over and kissed her cheek lightly and then straightened.
Thankfully, Brennan or someone he contacted straightened Jackson out.
She tied her hair back and straightened the sweatshirt, somewhat relieved and disappointed it hadn't been Aaron at the door after all.
Bianca righted herself and carefully straightened the blonde, panicked by her pale features.
Dusty straightened, the pain of his memories subsiding.
A form loitering against one wall straightened as he started towards the stairs.
She laid it across him then straightened it to cover his body.
Jonny released it and straightened.
Jake turned and stared at him, dropped an awkward bow, and straightened, his mouth lax.
Damian straightened, at his limit with the cryptic nonsense.
As if sensing she'd noticed, he straightened and moved away, breaking contact to stand a few feet away.
Fred straightened his bow tie as he stepped down.
Gabriel hacked at the demon before him then straightened.
She straightened and very carefully folded the sweater before placing it with similar care into the bag.
Gabriel finished collecting the souls from the bowl then straightened, motioning to Landon.
Focusing on the present, Carmen straightened Destiny's frilly yellow Easter dress and brushed the thumb from her mouth.
Glancing at her reflection in the mirror, Carmen straightened her dress.
Alex straightened his coat and tucked the tie back into his vest.
At her silence, he straightened to look at her.
She straightened but hesitated.
He lowered his sword and straightened from a sparring match with Rhyn, whose pewter eyes glowed unnaturally.
Katie straightened, gaze sharpening.
Jade straightened, eyeing the dark figure with bright eyes.
She straightened her shoulders, determined to approach her fate without fear.
The room was straightened and the fish removed, though the scent of them lingered.
He wiped the bloodied knife on its pelt and straightened, meeting her gaze.
He straightened and limped toward the castle.
Settling Kiera on a grey slab bench, the first man straightened and motioned the other over.
He tensed and straightened, then backed her into the wall.
All five rose and straightened, offering her deep bows.
They straightened again and stared at her.
She straightened her hair and took a deep breath.
He straightened as she stopped and gave an approving nod.
A'Ran straightened, his piercing gaze on her.
She straightened in the chair, acutely aware that he was still watching her.
She straightened the sheet.
She straightened finally with an angry look at Dan, who smiled in response.
Brady straightened, the baton in hand.
They flew over the Peak, and she straightened to see the devastation in the moonlight.
She straightened and tossed them down the cabin to the soldiers.
The ground beneath her rumbled suddenly, and she straightened, balancing herself against a tree. Gabriel stopped ahead of her and Andre motioned her quickly away from the spot.
While he showered, she straightened up the room.
She straightened in her chair, blushing.
She straightened, relieved with her decision.
One of the men drinking blood from the naked woman straightened, and she gasped.
As she straightened, his snowball was already in the air.