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To be straight with someone

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I'll be straight with you: I'll be honest with you, I'll be frank with you
Straight literally means "not curving" and in a figurative sense means "honest":
The bakery is straight ahead. It's just up this road, you don't have to turn left or right.
Give it to me straight. Just tell me the truth.
(I think the deal is) straight: (I believe this business proposition is) honest, fair, legal, legitimate

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