(of conduct, actions, etc.) morally good; required by law of duty
true or correct
on or towards the side of the body which is towards the east when a person faces north
best in view of the circumstances; most suitable
in a good or normal condition
exactly (in position, time, etc.); directly
all the way; completely
the right side
correctly; satisfactorily; properly
what is good, just, honourable, etc.
proper claim to sth, or authority to do sth; thing one may do or have by law
right-hand side or direction
legal authority or claim
return itself/sth to a proper, correct or upright position
correct itself or sth
"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"
"a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
"he stood on the right"
"he writes with his right hand but pitches with his left"
"hit him with quick rights to the body"
"take a right at the corner"
"he feels he is in the right"
"the rightfulness of his claim"
"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"
"the correct answer"
"the correct version"
"the right answer"
"took the right road"
"the right decision"
"it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"
"do the right thing and confess"
"time proved him right"
"everything in its proper place"
"the right man for the job"
"she is not suitable for the position"
"things are right again now"
"put things right"
"a right-hand glove"
"what's the right word for this?"
"the right way to open oysters"
"a right angle"
"the right side of the cloth showed the pattern"
"be sure your shirt is right side out"
"a good time to plant tomatoes"
"the right time to act"
"the time is ripe for great sociological changes"
"a veracious account"
"stand right here!"
"she called right after dinner"
"he fell flop on his face"
"he looked right and left"
"the party has moved right"
"please do your job properly!"
"can't you carry me decent?"
"she felt right at home"
"he fell right into the trap"
"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"
"they rejoiced mightily"
"that serves him right"
"do right by him"
"the flower had been correctly depicted by his son"
"he guessed right"
"right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"
"They righted the sailboat that had capsized"
"The capsized boat righted again"
"Correct the mistakes"
"rectify the calculation"
So young, Terry. So sure of right and wrong.
出自： J. Wyndham
It is right that men should be..upon a par with one another.
出自： J. Bentham
I know what I'm doing is right.
To sacrifice his own life..to right the wrong.
出自： P. Auster
If I played it right..I might be taken on.sss sssJ. Locke
出自： L. Olivier
Let's get one thing right— I give the orders round here,OK?
A week by the sea will soon put you right again.
I'm sorry about all the trouble I've caused— I'll do my best to put things right.
The wiring is all wrong— you'll have to call an electrician to set it right.
The room was in a dreadful mess, and it took us the whole day to set it to rights.
误 He is absolutely right at refusing to do it.
正 He is absolutely right in refusing to do it.
误 I think I'm right on saying this.
正 I think I'm right in saying this.
析 表示“做…是正确的”一般说be right in v -ing。
误 Let's uphold all the correct and oppose all the wrong.
正 Let's uphold all that is right and oppose all that is wrong.
析 表示“一切正确〔错误〕的东西”不可说all the correct〔wrong〕,这种说法不合乎英语习惯。
误 Quite right, the woman made a complaint against her husband for ill-treatment.
正 Quite rightly, the woman made a complaint against her husband for ill-treatment.
误 Your translation is quite rightly.
正 Your translation is quite right.
析 用来修饰全句时,应用副词rightly或quite rightly; 用来作主语补足语或表语性形容词时,用right或quite right。
误 Turn to right at the second crossing.
正 Turn to the right at the second crossing.
析 表示“向右边”时可以说to the right, right前须有定冠词the。
误 To the right of the wall was a map of the world.
正 On the right of the wall was a map of the world.
误 He looked on the right, but saw no one.
正 He looked to the right, but saw no one.
析 on the right表示“在右边”,强调空间位置; to the right表示“向右边”,强调方向。