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Meaning of word right from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

right   verb

Meaning : Make reparations or amends for.

Example : Right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust.

Synonyms : compensate, correct, redress

Treat unjustly. Do wrong to.


Meaning : Put in or restore to an upright position.

Example : They righted the sailboat that had capsized.

Meaning : Regain an upright or proper position.

Example : The capsized boat righted again.

Meaning : Make right or correct.

Example : Correct the mistakes.
Rectify the calculation.

Synonyms : correct, rectify

Falsify knowingly.

She falsified the records.

right   adverb

Meaning : Precisely, exactly.

Example : Stand right here!.

Meaning : Immediately.

Example : She called right after dinner.

Meaning : Exactly.

Example : He fell flop on his face.

Synonyms : flop

Meaning : Toward or on the right. Also used figuratively.

Example : He looked right and left.
The party has moved right.

Toward or on the left. Also used figuratively.

He looked right and left.
The political party has moved left.

Meaning : In the right manner. Correctly. Suitably.

Example : Please do your job properly!.
Can't you carry me decent?.

Synonyms : decent, decently, properly

In an improper way.

He checked whether the wound had healed improperly.

Meaning : An interjection expressing agreement.

Synonyms : right on

Meaning : (Southern regional intensive) very. To a great degree.

Example : 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.

Synonyms : mightily, mighty, powerful

Meaning : To a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly').

Example : He was wholly convinced.
Entirely satisfied with the meal.
It was completely different from what we expected.
Was completely at fault.
A totally new situation.
The directions were all wrong.
It was not altogether her fault.
An altogether new approach.
A whole new idea.
She felt right at home.
He fell right into the trap.

Synonyms : all, altogether, completely, entirely, totally, whole, wholly

कुल मिलाकर।

वह यहाँ पर एक दो नहीं बल्कि पूरे पाँच साल रहा।

नीचे से लेकर ऊपर तक यानि पूरे में।

इस कार्यालय में नीचे से लेकर ऊपर तक भ्रष्टाचार व्याप्त है।
नीचे से ऊपर तक

To some extent. In some degree. Not wholly.

I felt partly to blame.
He was partially paralyzed.
in part, part, partially, partly

Meaning : In accordance with moral or social standards.

Example : That serves him right.
Do right by him.

Synonyms : justly

Meaning : In an accurate manner.

Example : The flower had been correctly depicted by his son.
He guessed right.

Synonyms : aright, correctly

In an inaccurate manner.

He decided to reveal the details only after other sources had reported them incorrectly.
She guessed wrong.
incorrectly, wrong, wrongly

right   noun

Meaning : An abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature.

Example : 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.

किसी सरकारी सूचना को पाने की माँग पर समय पर जवाब पाने का नागरिक अधिकार।

सूचना का अधिकार अधिनियम को दो हज़ार पाँच में लागू किया गया।
आर टी आई, आरटीआई, राइट टू इंफार्मेशन, राइट टू इन्फार्मेशन, सूचना का अधिकार

Meaning : 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.

Location near or direction toward the left side. I.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east.

She stood on the left.

Meaning : The piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right.

Synonyms : right field, rightfield

Meaning : Those who support political or social or economic conservatism. Those who believe that things are better left unchanged.

Synonyms : right wing

Meaning : 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

Meaning : 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.

Meaning : Anything in accord with principles of justice.

Example : He feels he is in the right.
The rightfulness of his claim.

Synonyms : rightfulness

That which is contrary to the principles of justice or law.

He feels that you are in the wrong.
wrong, wrongfulness

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

Example : Mineral rights.
Film rights.

right   adjective

Meaning : 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.

शरीर के उस ओर का जो किसी के पूर्व की तरफ मुँह करके खड़े होने की अवस्था में दक्षिण की ओर हो।

मेरा दायाँ अंग फड़क रहा है।
अपसव्य, अवसव्य, दाँयाँ, दायाँ, दाहिना, वामेतर

Being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north.

My left hand.
Left center field.
The left bank of a river is bank on your left side when you are facing downstream.

Meaning : Free from error. Especially conforming to fact or truth.

Example : The correct answer.
The correct version.
The right answer.
Took the right road.
The right decision.

Synonyms : correct

Not correct. Not in conformity with fact or truth.

An incorrect calculation.
The report in the paper is wrong.
Your information is wrong.
The clock showed the wrong time.
Found themselves on the wrong road.
Based on the wrong assumptions.
incorrect, wrong

Meaning : Socially right or correct.

Example : It isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye.
Correct behavior.

Synonyms : correct

Meaning : In conformance with justice or law or morality.

Example : Do the right thing and confess.

Contrary to conscience or morality or law.

It is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor.
Cheating is wrong.
It is wrong to lie.

Meaning : Correct in opinion or judgment.

Example : Time proved him right.

Synonyms : correct

Based on or acting or judging in error.

It is wrong to think that way.

Meaning : Appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs.

Example : Everything in its proper place.
The right man for the job.
She is not suitable for the position.

Synonyms : proper

Meaning : Of or belonging to the political or intellectual right.

Of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.


Of or belonging to the political or intellectual left.


Meaning : In or into a satisfactory condition.

Example : Things are right again now.
Put things right.

Meaning : Intended for the right hand.

Example : A right-hand glove.

Synonyms : right-hand

Meaning : 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

Meaning : Having the axis perpendicular to the base.

Example : A right angle.

Meaning : (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.

Meaning : (informal) very. Used informally as an intensifier.

Example : That is one fine dog.
A right fine day.

Synonyms : one

Meaning : Most suitable or right for a particular purpose.

Example : A good time to plant tomatoes.
The right time to act.
The time is ripe for great sociological changes.

Synonyms : good, ripe

Meaning : Precisely accurate.

Example : A veracious account.

Synonyms : veracious


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