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Japanese translation of “right”

right

adjective
 
/raɪt/
A1 correct or true
正しい, 正解の
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
正解する, 判断が正しい
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
右の, 右側の
your right hand
B1 suitable or best in a particular situation
適切な, 適した
I’m not sure she’s the right person for the job.
fair or morally acceptable
道徳的な, 公正な
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
正しい位置に/正しい方を上向きに
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-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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