right




right - noun

  • an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature
  • location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east
  • the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right
  • those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged
  • the hand that is on the right side of the body
  • a turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east
  • anything in accord with principles of justice
  • (frequently plural) the interest possessed by law or custom in some intangible thing

  • right - verb

    • make reparations or amends for
    • put in or restore to an upright position
    • regain an upright or proper position
    • make right or correct

    right - adjective

    • being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north
    • free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
    • in conformance with justice or law or morality
    • correct in opinion or judgment
    • of or belonging to the political or intellectual right
    • socially right or correct
    • appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs
    • in or into a satisfactory condition
    • intended for the right hand
    • in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure
    • having the axis perpendicular to the base
    • (of the side of cloth or clothing) facing or intended to face outward
    • most suitable or right for a particular purpose
    • precisely accurate

    right - adverb

    • precisely, exactly
    • immediately
    • exactly
    • toward or on the right; also used figuratively
    • in the right manner
    • an interjection expressing agreement
    • completely
    • (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree
    • in accordance with moral or social standards
    • in an accurate manner

    right - thesaurus

    aright   compensate   correct   correctly   decent   decently   flop   good   justly   mightily   mighty   powerful   proper   properly   rectify   redress   rightfield   rightfulness   ripe   veracious  

    Scrabble score for right

    r is 1 i is 1 g is 2 h is 4 t is 1
    Scrabble score = 9

    generated at 12:09:34 on 28-09-22

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