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1. right

noun. ['ˈraɪt'] an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; it is something that nobody can take away".

Synonyms

  • riparian right
  • water right
  • human right
  • admission
  • right of search
  • prerogative
  • privilege
  • access
  • pre-emption
  • exclusive right
  • admittance
  • preemption
  • states' rights
  • representation
  • title
  • floor
  • voting right
  • right of action
  • cabotage
  • claim
  • abstract
  • grant
  • legal right
  • due
  • abstraction
  • accession
  • advowson
  • perquisite
  • right of way

Antonyms

  • unstring
  • stabilize
  • better
  • assimilate

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Right Hand

  • misunderstand
  • vallegrande
  • understand
  • withstand
  • meadowland
  • lefthand
  • unplanned
  • righthand
  • marchand
  • firsthand
  • expand
  • disband
  • bourland
  • unmanned
  • strande
  • strand
  • remand
  • outmanned
  • offhand
  • laband
  • hoiland
  • fernand
  • demand
  • deland
  • command
  • stand
  • spanned
  • scanned
  • planned
  • grande

Example sentences of the word right-hand


1. Noun Phrase
Eat and drink with your right hand only, and do not wipe hands on your napkin.

2. right

noun. ['ˈraɪt'] location near or direction toward the right side; i.e. the side to the south when a person or object faces east.

Synonyms

  • right stage
  • stage right
  • position

Antonyms

  • occidentalize
  • inactivate
  • de-iodinate
  • dry

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. right

adjective. ['ˈraɪt'] being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north.

Synonyms

  • starboard
  • place
  • position
  • right-hand
  • rightmost
  • far

Antonyms

  • ambidextrous
  • left
  • deny
  • take

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. right

adjective. ['ˈraɪt'] free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth.

Synonyms

  • rightness
  • proper
  • accurate
  • precise
  • letter-perfect
  • word-perfect
  • true
  • correctness
  • correct
  • straight

Antonyms

  • wrongness
  • improper
  • inaccurate
  • incorrect
  • incorrectness
  • false

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. right

adjective. ['ˈraɪt'] socially right or correct.

Synonyms

  • correct

Antonyms

  • obviate
  • concreteness

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. right

adverb. ['ˈraɪt'] exactly.

Antonyms

  • decrement

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. right

adjective. ['ˈraɪt'] in conformance with justice or law or morality.

Synonyms

  • ethical
  • proper
  • good
  • just
  • honorable
  • honourable

Antonyms

  • evil
  • wrongness
  • unjust
  • improper
  • wrong

Etymology

  • right (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rihtan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • riht (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. hand

noun. ['ˈhænd'] the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.

Synonyms

  • right
  • hooks
  • fist
  • right hand
  • vena metacarpus
  • homo
  • arteria digitalis
  • metacarpal vein
  • mitt
  • extremity
  • paw
  • meat hooks
  • metacarpus
  • palm
  • human
  • human being
  • arm
  • ball
  • man
  • digital arteries
  • manus
  • vena intercapitalis
  • metacarpal artery
  • maulers
  • intercapitular vein
  • left
  • thenar
  • clenched fist
  • left hand
  • finger

Antonyms

  • ambidextrous
  • unethical
  • evil
  • unjust

9. hand

verb. ['ˈhænd'] place into the hands or custody of.

Synonyms

  • slip
  • give
  • pass on
  • leave
  • hand over
  • entrust
  • relinquish
  • resign
  • trust
  • release
  • pass
  • fork over
  • transfer
  • render
  • deal
  • confide
  • fork out
  • commit
  • deliver
  • sneak
  • free
  • reach
  • turn over
  • intrust
  • fork up
  • turn in

Antonyms

  • borrow
  • breastfeed
  • starve
  • bottlefeed

10. hand

noun. ['ˈhænd'] a hired laborer on a farm or ranch.

Synonyms

  • ranch hand
  • hired hand
  • farmhand
  • fieldhand
  • jack
  • ostler
  • manual laborer
  • farm worker
  • herdsman
  • groom
  • herder
  • hired man
  • drover
  • stableman
  • labourer
  • laborer
  • field hand
  • hostler

Antonyms

  • claim
  • enter
  • take office
  • resist
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