Definition of RIGHT

  1. (verb)make reparations or amends for
  2. (verb)put in or restore to an upright position
  3. (verb)regain an upright or proper position
  4. (verb)make right or correct
  5. (noun)an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature
  6. (noun)location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east
  7. (noun)the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right
  8. (noun)those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged
  9. (noun)the hand that is on the right side of the body
  10. (noun)a turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east
  11. (noun)anything in accord with principles of justice
  12. (noun)(frequently plural) the interest possessed by law or custom in some intangible thing
  13. (adj)socially right or correct
  14. (adj)appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs
  15. (adj)in or into a satisfactory condition
  16. (adj)intended for the right hand
  17. (adj)in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure
  18. (adj)having the axis perpendicular to the base
  19. (adj)(of the side of cloth or clothing) facing or intended to face outward
  20. (adj)(informal) very; used informally as an intensifier
  21. (adj)most suitable or right for a particular purpose
  22. (adj)precisely accurate
  23. (adj)being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north
  24. (adj)free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
  25. (adj)in conformance with justice or law or morality
  26. (adj)correct in opinion or judgment
  27. (adj)of or belonging to the political or intellectual right
  28. (adv)precisely, exactly
  29. (adv)immediately
  30. (adv)completely
  31. (adv)toward or on the right; also used figuratively
  32. (adv)in the right manner; correctly; suitably
  33. (adv)an interjection expressing agreement; Yes, you are indeed correct
  34. (adv)(Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree
  35. (adv)to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent; Completely or entirely
  36. (adv)in accordance with moral or social standards
  37. (adv)in an accurate manner