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get something straight

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishget something straightget something straightspokenUNDERSTAND to understand the facts of a situation and be able to tell them correctly I wanted to get the facts straight. Let me get this straight – Tom sold the car and gave you the money? straight
Examples from the Corpus
get something straightOne of these days I'll get this garage straight.The reporter didn't get the details of the story straight.I like to get the house straight while the kids are at the youth club.
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