straighten out

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Related to straighten out: straighten up, mistook, hunker down, worse for wear
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Switch-hitting woes: If anyone should be able to straighten out struggling switch hitter Wilson Betemit, it ought to be Hall of Famer Eddie Murray, who belted 504home runs as a switch hitter.
Meanwhile, Gino and Maria feel certain the love of a woman will straighten out their confused son and they let loose temptress Pina (Sophie Lorain) on their unsuspecting boy.
On the other hand, O'Rourke and Smith College colleague Roxana Cocan proved last year that in the roominess of four- or higher-dimensional space, one can straighten out any open chain and uncrinkle any polygon.