Übersetzung von “right” — Englisch–Malaysisch Wörterbuch


adjective /rait/

on or related to the side of the body which in most people has the more skilful hand, or to the side of a person or thing which is toward the east when that person or thing is facing north (opposite to left)

When I’m writing, I hold my pen in my right hand.


Put that book back in the right place
Is that the right answer to the question?

morally correct; good

It’s not right to let thieves keep what they have stolen.

suitable; appropriate

He’s not the right man for this job
When would be the right time to ask him?
righteous /ˈraitʃəs/ adjective

(of anger etc) justifiable

righteous indignation.

living a good moral life

a righteous man.

good; morally right

a righteous action.
righteously adverb

secara baik
righteousness noun

rightful adjective

proper; correct; that ought to be or has a right to be something

He is the rightful king of this country.
rightfully adverb

It rightfully belongs to me, although she has it at the moment.
rightly adverb

justly, justifiably; it is right, good or just that (something is the case)

He was punished for his stupidity and rightly
Rightly or wrongly she refused to speak to him.

correctly; accurately

dengan tepat
They rightly assumed that he would refuse to help.
rightness noun

the state of being good or morally correct

They believe in the rightness of their cause.
righto /raitˈou/ interjection ( right-oh)


kata seruan
Right-oh! I’ll come now.
rights noun plural

the legal right given in return for a sum of money to produce eg a film from a book

hak cipta
He has sold the film rights of his new book to an American company.
right angle noun

(mathematics) an angle of ninety degrees, like any of the four angles in a square.

sudut tepat
right-angled adjective

(mathematics) having a right angle

bersudut tepat
a right-angled triangle.
right-hand adjective

at the right; to the right of something else

bahagian kanan
the top right-hand drawer of my desk.

towards the right

ke arah kanan
a right-hand bend in the road.
right-handed adjective

(of people) using the right hand more easily than the left, eg for writing

mahir dengan tangan kanan
The majority of people are right-handed.
right wing noun

the members of a political party who hold more traditional opinions

ahli parti haluan kanan
He’s on the right wing of the Labour Party.
right-winger noun

berhaluan kanan
by right(s)


By rights, I ought to be in charge of this department.
get/keep on the right side of

to make (someone) feel, or continue to feel, friendly or kind towards oneself

If you want a pay rise, you’d better get on the right side of the boss.
get right

to understand, do, say etc (something) correctly

melakukan dengan betul
Did I get the answer right?
go right

to happen as expected, wanted or intended; to be successful or without problems

berlaku dengan lancar
Nothing ever goes right for him.
not in one’s right mind ( not (quite) right in the head)

(slightly) mad

sedikit gila
He can’t be in his right mind – making incredible suggestions like that!
put right

to repair; to remove faults etc in (something)

There is something wrong with this kettle – can you put it right?

to put an end to or change (something that is wrong)

You’ve made a mistake in that sum – you’d better put it right.

to put (a watch, clock etc) to the correct time.

memperbetulkan masa jam

to correct (someone who has made a mistake)

memperbetulkan kesalahan
I thought the meeting was at 2.30, but he put me right.

to make healthy again

That medicine will soon put you right.
put/set to rights

to put back into the correct order, state etc

The room was in a dreadful mess, and it took us the whole day to set it to rights.
right away adverb

immediately; at once

I’ll do it right away.
right-hand man noun

a person’s most trusted and useful assistant.

orang kanan
right now adverb


right of way noun

the right of the public to use a path that goes across private property.

hak memintas kawasan persendirian

(ˌright-of-ˈway – plural rights-of-way) a road or path over private land, along which the public have a right to walk.

laluan awam di atas kawasan persendirian

the right of one car etc to move first eg when crossing a cross-roads, or going round a roundabout

keutamaan jalan
It was your fault that our cars crashed – I had right of way.
serve right

to be the punishment deserved by

patut menerima hukuman
If you fall and hurt yourself, it’ll serve you right for climbing up there when I told you not to.

(Übersetzung von “right” aus dem PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)