Translation of "right" - English-Polish dictionary


adjective uk /raɪt/ us

A1 correct or true

dobry, poprawny, słuszny
He only got half the answers right.
You're right about Alison - she's incredible!
"You came here in 1979, didn't you?" "That's right."
DIRECTION [ always before noun ]

A2 on or towards the side of your body that is to the east when you are facing north

your right hand
There's a tree on the right side of the house.

B1 suitable or best in a particular situation

odpowiedni, właściwy
I'm not sure she's the right person for the job.
Are we going in the right direction?

B2 fair or morally acceptable

It's not right to criticize him behind his back.
put sth right

to solve a problem

naprawiać coś
COMPLETE [ always before noun ] UK informal

used for emphasizing when something is bad

prawdziwy, zupełny
His house is a right mess.
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(Translation of “right adjective” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)