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Definición de “right” en inglés

right

adjective     /raɪt/
CORRECT A1 correct or true : 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."Philosophy
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 .General location and orientation
SUITABLE B1 suitable or best in a particular situation : I'm not sure she's the right person for the job . Are we going in the right direction ?Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very goodManners and levels of formalityPolite and respectful
ACCEPTABLE B2 fair or morally acceptable : It's not right to criticize him behind his back.Manners and levels of formalityPolite and respectfulVirtue and moral goodJustice and fairness
put sth right to solve a problem Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
COMPLETE [always before noun] UK informal used for emphasizing when something is bad : His house is a right mess . → See also all right adjective adverbVery and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
(Definition of right adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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