Definition of straight-thinking in English:



  • Thinking clearly and logically.

    ‘straight-thinking people who do not hesitate in saying no’
    • ‘The portrayal of him as a straightforward, straight-talking, straight-thinking practitioner of football seems wide of the mark.’
    • ‘Their stance as the proud voices of straight-thinking liberal minds is laughably simplistic.’
    • ‘My live-in girlfriend of three years is a "straight-thinking" semi-conservative skeptic-type.’
    • ‘I, like most straight-thinking people, never thought we were in a mess.’
    • ‘I do not think that most fair-minded, straight-thinking New Zealanders would like that.’
    reasoning, thinking, rational, objective, analytical, cerebral, insightful
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