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Arabic translation of “right”

right

adjective   /raɪt/
A1 correct or true
صَحيح
He only got half the answers right. “You came here in 2009, didn’t you?” “That’s right.”
be right A1 to know or say the correct answer , or to have good judgment about something
عَلى صَواب
You’re right about Alison – she’s incredible !
A2 on or towards the side of your body that is to the east when you are facing north
يَمين
your right hand
B1 suitable or best in a particular situation
مُناسِب
I’m not sure she’s the right person for the job .
fair or morally acceptable
صَواب
It isn’t right to lie . Someone had to tell him – I think you did the right thing.
the right way around/up in the correct position
في الوَضع الصحيح
The lid has to go on the right way around or it won’t fit . Keep the bottle the right way up.
(Definition of right adjective from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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