What is Straw ?
Straw is (noun) 1. dry stalks and leaves of crops left after the grain has been har- vested You’ve been lying on the ground – you’ve got bits of straw in your hair. The tractor picked up bundles of straw and loaded them onto a truck. 2. a thin plastic tube for sucking up liquids She was drink- ing orange juice through a straw. 3. that’s the last straw I can’t stand any more of this
source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level