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noun 
  1. That which complies with justice, law or reason.
''We're on the side of in this contest.
  1. A legal or moral entitlement.
You have no to talk to me like that!
  1. The right side or direction.
The pharamcy is just on the past the bookshop.
  1. (context, Politics) The ensemble of right-wing political parties; political conservatives as a group.
The political holds too much power.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: rechterkant(nl)m
  • French: droite(fr)f
  • German: Rechte
  • Italian: diritto(it)m
  • Spanish: derecha(es)f
verb 
  1. To correct
Righting all the wrongs of the war will be impossible.
  1. To set upright
The tow-truck righted what was left of the automobile.
  1. (intransitive) To return to normal upright position.
When the wind died down, the ship righted.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: verbeteren(nl)
  • French: corriger(fr)
  • German: berichtigen, richtigstellen, korrigieren
  • Italian: correggere(it)
  • Spanish: corregir(es)
adjective 
  1. (archaic) straight, Straight, not bent.
  2. Having reference to a straight line; perpendicular, forming a 90-degree angle.
The kitchen counter formed a angle with the back wall.
  1. Complying with justice, correctness or reason; correct, just, true.
I thought you'd made a mistake, but it seems you were all along.
  1. appropriate, Appropriate, perfectly suitable; fit for purpose.
Is this the software for my computer?
  1. healthy, Healthy, sane, competent.
I'm afraid my father is no longer in his mind.
  1. Designating the side of the body which is positioned to the east if one is facing north. This arrow points to the right: â
After the accident, her leg was slighly shorter than her left.
  1. (archaic, sometimes used in titles) To a great extent or degree.
Sir, I am glad to meet you...
Members of the Queen's Privy Council are styled The Right Honourable for life.
The Right Reverend Monsignor Guido Sarducci
  1. (context, Politics) Pertaining to the political right; conservative.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: rechts (1), rechtse (1), recht (2), correct (3), juist (3), rechtschapen (3), rechtvaardig (3), eerlijk (3), billijk (3)
  • French: droite(fr, droit, m}}, t+, fr)f
  • German: rechtwinklig(de)
  • Italian: destra(it, destro, m, {{t+, it)f
  • Spanish: derecho (1,5), recto (2), correcto (3), justo (2,3)
adverb 
  1. exactly, Exactly, precisely.
The arrow landed in the middle of the target.
Luckily we arrived at the start of the film.
  1. very, Very, extremely, quite.
I made a stupid mistake there, didn't I?
    • Ann Hite, Ghost on Black Mountain,
    • : The fog was hard to see through so I was on Tom Pritchard before I saw him.

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