[adverb] an interjection expressing agreement Synonyms:on
[adverb] completely; "she felt right at home"; "he fell right into the trap"
[adverb] (Southern regional intensive) very; "the baby is mighty cute"; "he's mighty tired"; "it is powerful humid"; "that boy is powerful big now"; "they have a right nice place" Synonyms:mighty, powerful
[adverb] in accordance with moral or social standards; "that serves him right"; "do right by him" Synonyms:justly
[adverb] in a correct manner; "he guessed right" Synonyms:correctly
[noun] an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights"; "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
[noun] (frequently plural) the interest possessed by law or custom in some intangible thing; "mineral rights"; "film rights"
[noun] location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east; "he stood on the right"
[noun] a turn to the right; "take a right at the corner"
[noun] those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged Synonyms:wing
[noun] anything in accord with principles of justice; "he feels he is in the right"; "the rightfulness of his claim" Synonyms:fulness
[noun] the hand that is on the right side of the body; "he writes with his right hand but pitches with his left"; "hit him with quick rights to the body" Synonyms:hand
[noun] the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right Synonyms:field
[verb] make reparations or amends for; "right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust" Synonyms:compensate, redress, correct
[verb] put in or restore to an upright position; "They righted the sailboat that had capsized"
[verb] regain an upright or proper position; "The capsized boat righted again"
[verb] make right or correct; "Correct the mistakes"; "rectify the calculation" Synonyms:correct, rectify
[adjective] free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth; "the correct answer"; "the correct version"; "the right answer"; "took the right road"; "the right decision" Synonyms:correct
[adjective] being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north; "my right hand"; "right center field"; "a right-hand turn"; "the right bank of a river is the bank on your right side when you are facing downstream"
[adjective] socially right or correct; "it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"; "correct behavior" Synonyms:correct
[adjective] in conformance with justice or law or morality; "do the right thing and confess"
[adjective] correct in opinion or judgment; "time proved him right" Synonyms:correct
[adjective] appropriate for a condition or occasion; "everything in its proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not suitable for the position" Synonyms:proper, suitable
[adjective] of or belonging to the political or intellectual right
[adjective] in or into a satisfactory condition; "things are right again now"; "put things right"
[adjective] intended for the right hand; "a right-hand glove" Synonyms:-hand
[adjective] in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure; "what's the right word for this?"; "the right way to open oysters" Synonyms:correct
[adjective] having the axis perpendicular to the base; "a right angle"
[adjective] of the side of cloth or clothing intended to face outward; "the right side of the cloth showed the pattern"; "be sure your shirt is right side out"
[adjective] most suitable or right for a particular purpose; "a good time to plant tomatoes"; "the right time to act"; "the time is ripe for great sociological changes" Synonyms:good, ripe