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Synonyms for right

healthy

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directly

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turn up the right way again

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  • turn up the right way again
  • stand upright again
  • set upright again
  • turn back over

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by rights

in the right

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within your rights

Synonyms for right

in accordance with principles of right or good conduct

consistent with prevailing or accepted standards or circumstances

suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place

strongly favoring retention of the existing order

a privilege granted a person, as by virtue of birth

to restore to or place in an upright or proper position

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to restore to proper condition or functioning

to make right what is wrong

Synonyms for right

location near or direction toward the right side

the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right

those who support political or social or economic conservatism

the hand that is on the right side of the body

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a turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east

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anything in accord with principles of justice

(frequently plural) the interest possessed by law or custom in some intangible thing

put in or restore to an upright position

regain an upright or proper position

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being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north

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free from error

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socially right or correct

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in conformance with justice or law or morality

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correct in opinion or judgment

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appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs

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of or belonging to the political or intellectual right

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in or into a satisfactory condition

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intended for the right hand

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in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure

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having the axis perpendicular to the base

(of the side of cloth or clothing) facing or intended to face outward

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most suitable or right for a particular purpose

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precisely accurate

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exactly

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toward or on the right

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an interjection expressing agreement

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(Southern regional intensive) very

in accordance with moral or social standards

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in an accurate manner

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When asked where the trend of political rights protections are going towards 16 years into the PATRIOT Act's expansion of surveillance power, Kiriakou is not optimistic:
Simone Filippini, Executive Director of the Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy said Tunisia's choice to host the conference on the political rights of women reflects the country's position as a privileged partner of the institute that works to strengthen the presence of women in politics.
Kashmiris are not against anybody but can never surrender their genuine political rights,' reported.
The delegation thanked the Committee for an open and constructive dialogue, responded to the questions and observations of the Committee and reaffirmed Government's commitment to give further impetus to implement the provisions of the Convention in accordance with Pakistan's international human rights obligations and national human rights priorities with regard to advancement of civil and political rights.
The group reiterated that the government should instead uphold social and economic rights of people, instead of curbing people's civil and political rights.
Whiteley and Seyd's work on Labour party membership during the last period of significant organisational change (when the rights to leader selection were expanded to individual members) suggests that an expansion in political rights does not lead to an expansion in active support.
The head of the ruling Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB), Romero Juca, also condemned on Twitter the Senate's vote separating the matter of Rousseff's ouster from her political rights in the years ahead.
The Palestinian leadership is proud of the Palestinian people for their courage, resilience, persistence, and steadfastness, and we will remain undeterred as we continue to pursue their national, legal, historical, and political rights.
The people of the province have always been deprived of their due representation through rigged polls, he said stressing the need for providing political rights to the people of Balochistan.
Each country and territory is assigned two numerical ratings, from 1 to 7, for political rights and civil liberties, with 1 representing the most free and 7 the least free.
The laws scheduled for discussion in the parliament Sunday include issues related to national security and laws organising political rights.
The Ukrainian parliament has backed a decree allowing the country to rescind its commitments outlined in the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the European Social Charter, Itar-Tass reported.
Both of the countries' freedom ratings scored 7 points, civil liberties - 7, political rights - 7.
Freedom in the World is an annual global report on political rights and civil liberties, composed of numerical ratings and descriptive texts for each country and a select group of related and disputed territories (Freedom House, 2014.
Lack of access to their political rights had kept away from the decision-making processes, especially in elections.
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