nounNorth American informal
An honest, morally upright person.
More example sentences
- Paul was what we called a straight arrow, maybe the straightest I have ever known.
- Joe was the straightest of the straight arrows, a real gentleman.
- You can tell his character is gonna be a straight arrow when he refuses to let an unctuous lobbyist buy him breakfast.
Definition of straight arrow in:
- The British & World English dictionary