Straight up means, no ice, no fruit, nothing, just the alcohol. :wink:Originally Posted by Antonio
With a twist means, take a slice of lemon or lime and twist it (i.e. add the lemon juice to the alcohol. The piece of lemon is called a twist.
Straighten up means, a) sit up straight or stand up straight; b) behave yourself; c) get your act/life together, and d) clean up the room.