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right

adjective
 
/raɪt/
A1 correct or true
corretto, esatto
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
aver ragione
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
destro, a destra
your right hand
B1 suitable or best in a particular situation
giusto, appropriato
I’m not sure she’s the right person for the job.
fair or morally acceptable
giusto
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
per diritto
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-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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