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straighten sth up

phrasal verb with straighten uk   /ˈstreɪ.tən/  us   /-ən/ verb
to make a place tidy: Mark and I managed to straighten up the house before our parents got home.
Translations of “straighten sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 整理好, 清理乾淨, 把…收拾整齊…
in Russian приводить в порядок…
in Turkish düzeltmek, düzenlemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 整理好, 清理干净, 把…收拾整齐…
in Polish posprzątać coś…
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