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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “right”

right

adjective (CORRECT)
正确的
    /raɪt/
correct
正确的;准确的;对的;正当的
You got three answers right and two wrong.
你答对了三道题,错了两道。
I set the clock to the right time.
我把表调准了。
"Is that Ms Kramer?" "Yes, that's right."
“是克雷默女士吗?”“是的,我就是。”
Am I right in thinking (= Is it true) that you will be at the conference?
你要去参加会议,是这么回事儿吧?
You're right to be annoyed - you've been treated very badly.
你生气是理所应当的——一直以来他们对你的态度都很差。
You must put matters right (= make the situation better) by telling the truth.
你必须说出实情,这样事情才会出现转机。
→ Compare wrong adjectiveAccurate and exact
If you are right about something or someone, you are correct in your judgment or statement about it or them
(判断或说法)准确的,确切的,恰当的
You were right about Pete - he's a real troublemaker.
你对皮特的看法没错——他的确只会制造麻烦。
Accurate and exact
(Definition of right adjective (CORRECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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