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21 entries found for right. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1right
Pronunciation: primarystressrimacrt
Function: adjective
1 : RIGHTEOUS 1, upright
2 : following what is just, good, or proper <right conduct>
3 : agreeing with facts or truth : CORRECT <the right answer>
4 : 2APPROPRIATE, SUITABLE <the right person for the job> <the right tool>
5 : STRAIGHT 1 <a right line>
6 : GENUINE 1, real
7 a : of, relating to, situated on, or being the side of the body which is away from the side on which the heart is mostly located <the right leg> b : located nearer to the right side of the body <the right arm of the chair>
8 : being shaped in such a way that a line drawn from the middle of the top to the middle of the base is perpendicular to the base <a right cone>
9 : being or meant to be the side on top, in front, or on the outside <landed right side up> <right side out>
10 : acting or judging in a way that agrees with truth or fact <time proved us right>
11 : healthy in mind or body <did not feel right>
12 : most worth having or seeking <the right neighborhoods> <the right people>
- right·ness noun

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