Right Meaning

There are 35 meaning(s) for word Right

Right Meaning 1 : make right or correct

    Synonyms : correct,  rectify
Right Meaning 2 : correct in opinion or judgment

    Example : time proved him right

    Synonyms : correct
Right Meaning 3 : intended for the right hand

    Example : a right-hand glove

    Synonyms : right-hand
Right Meaning 4 : the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right

    Synonyms : right field,  rightfield
Right Meaning 5 : (informal) very; used informally as an intensifier

    Example : a right fine day

    Synonyms : one
Right Meaning 6 : exactly

    Synonyms : flop
Right Meaning 7 : socially right or correct

    Example : it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye

    Synonyms : correct
Right Meaning 8 : (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree

    Example : they have a right nice place

    Synonyms : mightily,  mighty,  powerful
Right Meaning 9 : anything in accord with principles of justice

    Example : he feels he is in the right,the rightfulness of his claim

    Synonyms : rightfulness
Right Meaning 10 : in an accurate manner

    Example : he guessed right

    Synonyms : aright,  correctly
Right Meaning 11 : those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged

    Synonyms : right wing
Right Meaning 12 : in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure

    Example : what's the right word for this?,the right way to open oysters

    Synonyms : correct
Right Meaning 13 : precisely accurate

    Synonyms : veracious
Right Meaning 14 : free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth

    Example : the right answer,took the right road,the right decision

    Synonyms : correct
Right Meaning 15 : to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')

    Example : she felt right at home,he fell right into the trap

    Synonyms : all,  altogether,  completely,  entirely,  totally,  whole,  wholly
Right Meaning 16 : make reparations or amends for

    Example : right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust

    Synonyms : compensate,  correct,  redress
Right Meaning 17 : appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs

    Example : the right man for the job

    Synonyms : proper
Right Meaning 18 : most suitable or right for a particular purpose

    Example : the right time to act

    Synonyms : good,  ripe
Right Meaning 19 : in the right manner; correctly; suitably

    Synonyms : decent,  decently,  properly
Right Meaning 20 : the hand that is on the right side of the body

    Example : he writes with his right hand but pitches with his left,hit him with quick rights to the body

    Synonyms : right hand
Right Meaning 21 : in accordance with moral or social standards

    Example : that serves him right,do right by him

    Synonyms : justly
Right Meaning 22 : an interjection expressing agreement

    Synonyms : right on
Right Meaning 23 : an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature

    Example : Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people,a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away

Right Meaning 24 : a turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east

    Example : take a right at the corner

Right Meaning 25 : being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north

    Example : 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

Right Meaning 26 : (frequently plural) the interest possessed by law or custom in some intangible thing

    Example : mineral rights,film rights

Right Meaning 27 : having the axis perpendicular to the base

    Example : a right angle

Right Meaning 28 : in conformance with justice or law or morality

    Example : do the right thing and confess

Right Meaning 29 : in or into a satisfactory condition

    Example : things are right again now,put things right

Right Meaning 30 : location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east

    Example : he stood on the right

Right Meaning 31 : of or belonging to the political or intellectual right

Right Meaning 32 : (of the side of cloth or clothing) facing or intended to face outward

    Example : the right side of the cloth showed the pattern,be sure your shirt is right side out

Right Meaning 33 : put in or restore to an upright position

    Example : They righted the sailboat that had capsized

Right Meaning 34 : regain an upright or proper position

    Example : The capsized boat righted again

Right Meaning 35 : toward or on the right; also used figuratively

    Example : he looked right and left,the party has moved right

How to Pronounce Right

  • raɪt