Synonyms for (verb) straighten out

Synonyms: reform, see the light, straighten out

Definition: change for the better

Usage: The lazy student promised to reform; the habitual cheater finally saw the light

Similar words: meliorate, better, ameliorate, improve

Definition: get better

Usage: The weather improved toward evening


Synonyms: iron out, put right, straighten out

Definition: settle or put right

Usage: we need to iron out our disagreements

Similar words: meliorate, improve, ameliorate, amend, better

Definition: to make better

Usage: The editor improved the manuscript with his changes


Synonyms: neaten, square away, straighten, straighten out, tidy, tidy up, clean up

Definition: put (things or places) in order

Usage: Tidy up your room!

Similar words: order

Definition: bring order to or into

Usage: Order these files


Synonyms: clear, clear up, crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, shed light on, sort out, straighten out, illuminate, elucidate, enlighten

Definition: make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear

Usage: Could you clarify these remarks?; Clear up the question of who is at fault

Similar words: clarify, clear up, elucidate

Definition: make clear and (more) comprehensible

Usage: clarify the mystery surrounding her death


Synonyms: straighten, straighten out

Definition: make straight

Similar words: alter, change, modify

Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue


Synonyms: straighten out, disentangle, unsnarl

Definition: extricate from entanglement

Usage: Can you disentangle the cord?

Similar words: order

Definition: bring order to or into

Usage: Order these files