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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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Before the Bill of Rights could be sent to the states for ratification it had to
Explain why you agree or disagree with this Bill, of Rights protection.
Religious Right groups also enjoy great access to the public through the media.
Religious Right groups also have a considerable stralegizing and planning network in place that magnifies their influence.
Debs, among others, to federal prison, where he rotted for three years on the charge of exercising his First Amendment right to criticize the government.
Predictably, neither right nor left is eager to subject its selectively cherished rights to the will of the majority.
In short, the modern twisted translation of the Second Amendment by liberal activists doesn't even resemble the protection built into the Bill of Rights whereby the government is restrained from violating our God-given right to individual self-defense.
The OLC also concluded that the first four amendments to the Constitution were intended to be a subset of rights in the Bill of Rights, specifically containing rights that were reserved to individuals to possess and use certain property.
But how "unalienable" are these rights if, in Jefferson's own time, only property-owning white men were worthy of them?
Thus, a right implies a debitum, that is, something owing.
True, these rights are not mentioned in the Constitution.
1) However, few of these definitions deviate far from the principles delineated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), issued by the UN General Assembly in 1948.
Unlike the waiver, the methods and burdens of proving an invocation of the right to counsel under the Fifth and Sixth Amendments vary greatly.