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  1. #1
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    straight through

    He drove straight through a red light.

    Is it OK to say, "he drove through a red light"? What does "straight" mean here? Thanks. :)

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    It's fine. "straight" is an intensifier, meaning, he didn't hesitate or whatever.

    FRC

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