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Straight, upright and level - thesaurus

Synonyms

straight

adjective

in the correct position and not leaning to one side or the other

upright

adjective

straight and tall

level

adjective

flat, not sloping up or down

flat

adjective

level and parallel to the ground

vertical

adjective

standing, pointing, or moving straight up. Something that is horizontal is parallel to the ground or its base

horizontal

adjective

straight and parallel to the ground

perpendicular

adjective

completely upright and straight

erect

adjective

in a straight upright position

square

adjective

straight, or parallel with something straight

true

adverb

literary in a completely straight line towards the intended place

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as the crow flies

in a straight line

flush

adjective

if two surfaces or edges are flush, they are exactly level with each other

flush

adverb

fitted so that two surfaces or edges are exactly level

forward

adjective

looking in the direction that is in front of you

horizontal

adjective

business on the same level

the horizontal

noun

a position that is straight and parallel to the ground

in a row

in a straight line

level

adjective

flat, not piled up into a round shape

linear

adjective

formal capable of being shown by a straight line, for example on a graph

on the flat

on level ground that has no slopes or hills

parallel

verb

if one thing parallels another, they are the same distance apart at every point along their whole length

plumb

adjective

completely straight

rectilinear

adjective

formal in the form of a straight line

straight

adverb

in an upright position and not leaning to one side or the other

true

adjective

completely straight, upright, or level

uplifted

adjective

literary raised or pointing upwards

upright

adverb

in or into a steady correct position

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