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Translation of "right" - English-Portuguese dictionary

right

adjective   /raɪt/
A1 correct or true certo, exato 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 estar certo, acertar, ter razão 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 direito, à direita your right hand
B1 suitable or best in a particular situation apropriado, certo, oportuno, correto, justo I’m not sure she’s the right person for the job.
fair or morally acceptable justo, certo, correto 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 na posição correta 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-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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