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Meaning of “set/put the record straight” in the English Dictionary

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set/put the record straight

C1 to write or say something in ​order to make the ​truefactsknown: She's ​decided to write her ​memoirs to set the record ​straightonce and for all.
(Definition of set/put the record straight from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “set/put the record straight”
in Chinese (Simplified) 陈述真相, 澄清是非…
in Chinese (Traditional) 陳述真相, 澄清是非…
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