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    Definition of right in English Dictionary

  • NomPLrights
    1. That which complies with justice, law or reason.
      1. We're on the side of right in this contest. ‎
    2. A legal or moral entitlement.
      1. You have no right to go through my personal diary. ‎
    3. The right side or direction.
      1. The pharmacy is just on the right past the bookshop. ‎
    4. (politics) The ensemble of right-wing political parties; political conservatives as a group.
      1. The political right holds too much power. ‎
    5. The outward or most finished surface, as of a piece of cloth, a carpet, etc.
    6. VerbeSGrightsPRrightingPT, PPrighted
      1. To correct.
        1. Righting all the wrongs of the war will be impossible.
      2. To set upright.
        1. The tow-truck righted what was left of the automobile.
      3. VI To return to normal upright position.
        1. When the wind died down, the ship righted.
      4. To do justice to; to relieve from wrong; to restore rights to; to assert or regain the rights of.
        1. to right the oppressed
    7. AdjectifCOMrighterCOMmore rightSUPrightestSUPrightmost
      1. (archaic) Straight, not bent.
        1. a right line
      2. Of an angle, having a size of 90 degrees, or one quarter of a complete rotation; the angle between two perpendicular lines.
        1. The kitchen counter formed a right angle with the back wall.
      3. Complying with justice, correctness or reason; correct, just, true.
        1. I thought you'd made a mistake, but it seems you were right all along.
        2. It's not right that one person gets all the credit for the group's work.
      4. Appropriate, perfectly suitable; fit for purpose.
        1. Is this the right software for my computer?
      5. Healthy, sane, competent.
        1. I'm afraid my father is no longer in his right mind.
      6. Real; veritable.
        1. You've made a right mess of the kitchen!
      7. (Australia) All right; not requiring assistance.
        1. (dated) Most favourable or convenient; fortunate.
        2. AdverbeCOMrighterCOMmore rightSUPrightestSUPrightmost
          1. On the right side.
            1. Towards the right side.
              1. Exactly, precisely.
                1. The arrow landed right in the middle of the target. ‎
                2. Luckily we arrived right at the start of the film. ‎
              2. Immediately, directly.
                1. Can't you see it? It's right beside you! ‎
                2. Tom was standing right in front of the TV, blocking everyone's view. ‎
              3. (Britain, US, dialect) Very, extremely, quite.
                1. I made a right stupid mistake there, didn't I? ‎
                2. I stubbed my toe a week ago and it still hurts right much. ‎
              4. According to fact or truth; actually; truly; really.
                1. In a correct manner.
                  1. Do it right or don't do it at all. ‎
                2. (dated, still used in some titles) To a great extent or degree.
                  1. He b'iled right over, and the tongue-lashing he give that boss Right Liver beat anything I ever listened to. There was heap of Scriptur' language in it, and more brimstone than you'd find in a match factory.
              5. Interjection
                1. Yes, that is correct; I agree.
                  1. I agree with whatever you say; I have no opinion.
                    1. Signpost word to change the subject in a discussion or discourse.
                      1. - After that interview, I don't think we should hire her. - Right — who wants lunch?
                    2. Used to check agreement at the end of an utterance.
                      1. You're going, right?
                    3. Used to add seriousness or decisiveness before a statement.
                    4. Plus d'exemples
                      1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                        • Splinter groups in the centre Left or centre Right are often a shot in the arm for the Far Right or the Communist Party.
                        • But Sunderland fans fearing the worst finally had something to cheer when in the fourth of five minutes of stoppage time Gyan stood at the right place at the right time.
                        • Walt Disney himself must be turning over in his grave right now. He would not stand for his company promoting the image that girls can be beautiful if they are thin and dress like sluts.
                      2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                        • Right so came out an adder of a little heathbush, and it stung a knight in the foot.
                        • Right below Juan Ponce is the Palace of the Fortaleza de Santa Catalina drawn in such a way so as to highlight the Puerto Rican and the Usonian flags waving above.
                        • right now: 71° — mostly clear — 08:29:14 am — 68% humiditywind: 10.5 mph — ozone: 25 ppbv — rain (24hrs): 0.00"
                      3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                        • I can take a swag at the answer, but it may not be right.
                        • You are such a worrier! I'm sure everything will turn out all right.
                        • We will run through scene 2 until we get it right.
                    • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                      1. Adjectifs
                        • Adverbes
                          • Adverbes incomparable
                          • Interjections
                            • Noms
                              • Noms abstraits
                                • Noms Dénombrable
                                • Verbes
                                  • Verbes intransitifs
                                Liens Connexes:
                                1. en rights
                                2. en rightly
                                3. en righteousness
                                4. en righteous
                                5. en right-hand
                                Source: Wiktionnaire

                                Meaning of right for the defined word.

                                Grammaticalement, ce mot "right" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes incomparable. C'est aussi un interjection. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms abstrait et un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif.
                                Difficulté: Niveau 1
                                Facile     ➨     Difficile
                                Définition: Niveau 9
                                Précis    ➨     Polyvalent