Translation of "right" - English-Catalan dictionary


adjective uk /raɪt/

A1 correct or true

correcte, cert
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

tenir raó
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

your right hand

B1 suitable or best in a particular situation

apropiat, indicat
I’m not sure she’s the right person for the job.

fair or morally acceptable

just, correcte
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

de manera correcta
The lid has to go on the right way around or it won’t fit.
Keep the bottle the right way up.

(Translation of “right adjective” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)