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the right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (direction)τα δεξιά περίφρ
 Turn to the right at the corner.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (just)σωστός, δίκαιος επίθ
 It's only right that you have a fair trial.
 Το σωστό (or: δίκαιο) είναι να έχεις μία αμερόληπτη δίκη.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (side, not left) (πλευρά, μεριά)δεξιός επίθ
Σχόλιο: Επίσης: δεξής - δεξιά - δεξί (καθομιλουμένη)
 Put your names in the right column and your ages in the left.
 Γράψτε το όνομα σας στην δεξιά στήλη και την ηλικία σας στην αριστερή.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (politics) (πολιτική)δεξιά ουσ θηλ
  (παράταξη)δεξιός επίθ
 The right wing will win the elections.
 Η δεξιά θα κερδίσει τις εκλογές.
 Η δεξιά παράταξη θα κερδίσει τις εκλογές.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (correct, true)σωστός επίθ
Σχόλιο: σωστός - σωστή - σωστό.
 What's the right answer to this question?
 Ποια είναι η σωστή απάντηση σε αυτή την ερώτηση;
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (directly) (ακριβώς, κατεύθυνση)ευθεία επίρ
 She walked right to the front and started speaking.
 Προχώρησε ευθεία μπροστά και άρχισε να μιλάει.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (entitlement)δικαίωμα ουσ ουδ
 Women had to fight for the right to vote.
 Οι γυναίκες έπρεπε να αγωνιστούν για το δικαίωμα να ψηφίζουν.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the right side)δεξιά επίρ
  προς τα δεξιά φρ ως επίρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)στο δεξί σου χέρι φρ
 Look right and left before pulling out of an intersection.
your right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (the right hand) (κατεύθυνση)δεξιά επίρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)στο δεξί χέρι φρ ως επίρ
 The headlight controls are on your right.
 Ο διακόπτης για τα φώτα είναι στα δεξιά σου.
 Ο διακόπτης για τα φώτα είναι στο δεξί σου χέρι.
(the) right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (right-hand side)δεξιά επίρ
  δεξιός επίθ
 My back really hurts on the right.
 Η πλάτη μου πονάει στα δεξιά.
 Με πονάει η δεξιά πλευρά της πλάτης μου.
 
Επιπλέον μεταφράσεις
EnglishGreek
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (appropriate)σωστός επίθ
  (παλαιό, επίσημο)ορθός επίθ
  (που προτείνεται)κατάλληλος επίθ
  ενδεδειγμένος μτχ πρκ
 That's not the right way to lay the table. You've put the glasses on the wrong side of the place settings.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (boxing)δεξιός, δεξής επίθ
Σχόλιο: ο δεξιός (ο δεξής), η δεξιά, το δεξί
 He dealt him a quick right cut.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (conditions)κατάλληλος, ευνοϊκός επίθ
  σωστός, καλός επίθ
 Don't worry, my dad will set everything right.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Όταν θα είναι κατάλληλες οι συνθήκες, θα ξεκινήσουμε.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (opportune)κατάλληλος, σωστός επίθ
  ενδεδειγμένος μτχ πρκ
 This is the right time to start a new job.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (exact)σωστός επίθ
  ακριβής επίθ
 Is this measurement right?
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (healthy)υγιής επίθ
  (καθομ: πολύ καλή υγεία)περδίκι ουσ ουδ ως επίθ άκλ
 I'm feeling right as rain today.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (straight)ευθεία επίρ
 You need to go right forward from here.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (sane, normal)λογικός επίθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)που έχει τα λογικά του περίφρ
  που στέκει καλά, που στέκει καλά στα λογικά του έκφρ
Σχόλιο: Δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία.
 No one in their right mind would say such a thing.
 Κανείς λογικός δεν θα έκανε τέτοιο πράγμα.
 Κανένας που έχει τα λογικά του δεν θα έκανε τέτοιο πράγμα.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (most convenient)σωστός επίθ
  κατάλληλος, ιδανικός επίθ
 She's always in the right place at the right time.
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." UK (authentic) (εμφατικό)εντελώς, τελείως επίρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)ντιπ για ντιπ, μπιτ για μπιτ φρ
 Your brother's a right idiot!
 Ο αδερφός σου είναι εντελώς ηλίθιος!
 Ο αδερφός σου είναι ντιπ για ντιπ ηλίθιος!
right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (angle) (γωνία: 90 μοίρες)ορθός επίθ
 They're at right angles to each other.
be right for [sb] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (compatible with [sb])είμαι κατάλληλος για κπ ρ έκφρ
  ταιριάζω με κπ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  (μεταφορικά: συνήθως με άρνηση)κάνω για κπ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 Everyone knew Marshall and Elaine were right for each other.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (well)σωστά, καλά επίρ
 This pen doesn't work right.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Αυτό το πλυντήριο δεν λειτουργεί σωστά (or: καλά).
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (exactly)ακριβώς επίρ
 The tree fell over right where we had been standing.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (immediately)αμέσως επίρ
 It broke down right after the warranty expired.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (justly)δίκαια επίρ
  έντιμα, τίμια επίρ
  (μεταφορικά)σωστά επίρ
 Act right and you will be rewarded.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (squarely)ακριβώς επίρ
 The plant was placed right in the middle of the table.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." UK, informal (very)πολύ επίρ
 He's right clever, he is.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (completely)εντελώς, τελείως επίρ
 We're right out of eggs at the moment, I'm afraid.
right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (correctly)σωστά επίρ
  καλά επίρ
 Stop! You're not doing it right.
Right? interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (seeking confirmation)σωστά;, έτσι; επίρ
  έτσι δεν είναι; φρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)ε; επιφ
 You're a French teacher, right?
Right interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (OK, so)Ωραία επίρ
 Right - who's going to make the coffee?
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (justice)δίκαιο, δίκιο ουσ ουδ
  δίκαιος επίθ
 He'll do right by you.
 Θα υποστηρίξει το δίκιο σου.
 Θα είναι δίκαιος απέναντί σου.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (good)σωστό επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
  καλό επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
  ορθό επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
  (χωρίς αδικία)δίκαιο επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
 We have to learn right from wrong.
 Πρέπει να μάθουμε να ξεχωρίζουμε το σωστό από το λάθος.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (boxing: punch) (μποξ: γροθιά)δεξί επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
 He threw him a sharp right on the chin.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, abbr (right-hand turn) (κατεύθυνση)δεξιά επίρ
 Take a right at the next lights.
 Στρίψε δεξιά στα επόμενα φανάρια.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (military: position, formation)δεξιός επίθ
 Our right came round and encircled the enemy.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (shoes, gloves)δεξί επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
  δεξιός, δεξής επίθ
 This shoebox has got two rights in it. There must be a mistake!
 Το κουτί των παπουτσιών είχε μέσα δύο δεξιά. Πρέπει να έγινε λάθος.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (political persuasion)δεξιά επίθ ως ουσ θηλ
 The country has moved to the right in recent years.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (legislative group) (πολιτική)δεξιά ουσ θηλ
 The right will never vote for these reforms.
 Η δεξιά δεν θα ψηφίσει ποτέ υπέρ αυτών των αλλαγών.
right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (baseball: right field)δεξιά επίθ ως ουσ ουδ πλ
 He hit the ball out to right.
right viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (resume upright position)έρχομαι σε όρθια θέση περίφρ
  σηκώνομαι, ορθώνομαι ρ αμ
 The boat turned, righted and sailed away.
right vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make upright) (από πεσμένη θέση)σηκώνω ρ μ
  ορθώνω ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)στήνω όρθιο περίφρ
  (διορθώνω την κλίση)κάνω κάθετο περίφρ
 They righted the fence and reinforced it.
right vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put in good order)ξεκαθαρίζω ρ μ
  βάζω σε τάξη φρ
  διευθετώ ρ μ
 She righted her affairs.
 Ξεκαθάρισε τις υποθέσεις της.
right [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (redress)διορθώνω ρ μ
  (επίσημο)αποκαθιστώ ρ μ
 He tried to right the wrongs of his youth.
right [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (do justice)διορθώνω ρ μ
  (κατά λέξη)κάνω κτ δίκαιο περίφρ
 The appeal judge righted the prisoner's sentence.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.

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Σύνθετοι τύποι:
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absolutely right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." emphatic (completely correct)σωστός, απολύτως σωστός επίθ
 You told me I would love this movie, and you were absolutely right.
all right,
alright
interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
informal (OK)εντάξει επιφ
  (καθομιλουμένη)ΟΚ, οκέι επίφ
 All right, let's go to the pub.
all right,
alright
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (fine, well)καλά, εντάξει επίρ
 I was a bit nauseous yesterday but I'm feeling all right again today.
 Είχα λίγο ναυτία χθες, αλλά νιώθω καλά πάλι σήμερα.
all right,
alright
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (average, mediocre)μέτριος, καλούτσικος επίθ
  έτσι και έτσι φρ
 The food was all right, I suppose - nothing special.
 Το φαγητό ήταν καλούτσικο, υποθέτω - τίποτε το ιδιαίτερο.
all right,
alright
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
informal (satisfactorily) (καθομιλουμένη)μια χαρά φρ ως επίρ
  καλά, εντάξει επίρ
 The car always works all right for me.
all right,
alright
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
slang (certainly, without a doubt)σίγουρα επίρ
  (καθομ: θυμωμένα)εντάξει; επιφ
 You didn't see me, but I was there, all right.
at right angles advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (geometry: at 90 degrees) (γεωμετρία)σε ορθή γωνία επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 The two roads meet at right angles.
be right back v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (return soon)επιστρέφω αμέσως ρ εκφρ
 I'll be right back; I have to run over to the grocery store for some eggs.
be right for [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be compatible with [sb](με κάποιον)ταιριάζω ρ αμ
 Everyone knew Marshall and Elaine were right for each other.
 Όλοι ήξεραν πως ο Μάρσαλ και η Ιλέιν ταίριαζαν μεταξύ τους.
before your eyes,
right before your eyes,
before your very eyes
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(right in front of you)μπροστά στα μάτια μου έκφρ
 His father was murdered right before his eyes.
bottom right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at the lower right-hand side)κάτω δεξιά φρ ως επίρ
bottom-right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (located at the lower right-hand side)κάτω δεξιά φρ ως επίθ
dead right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." slang (totally correct)απόλυτα σωστός επίθ
 How did you know that answer? You are dead right!
divine right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (doctrine that king's power was ordained by God) (εξουσία δοσμένη από τον Θεό)ελέω Θεού έκφρ
Σχόλιο: ελέω Θεού: αρχαϊκό, δοτική σε θέση επιρρήματος
 He acted as if the Presidency was his by divine right.
 Στο Βυζάντιο επικρατούσε η ελέω Θεού μοναρχία.
do [sth] right vtr + adv informal (do correctly)κάνω κάτι σωστά έκφρ
 After 20 years he finally learned to do it right.
 Μετά από 20 χρόνια έμαθε επιτέλους να το κάνει σωστά.
do right by [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (treat fairly)φέρομαι σωστά έκφρ
 You are going to have to do right by her and marry her.
 Πρέπει να φερθείς σωστά και να την παντρευτείς.
do the right thing v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (act correctly)κάνω το σωστό έκφρ
 It's not too late for you to start doing the right thing.
 Δεν είναι αργά να αρχίσεις να κάνεις το σωστό.
get it right v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (do [sth] correctly)κάνω κτ σωστά περίφρ
  κάνω κτ καλά περίφρ
 If you can't get it right, don't bother trying!
get right vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (be correct about)καταλαβαίνω καλά, καταλαβαίνω σωστά ρ μ + επίρ
 Let me repeat it back to you to make it sure I got it right.
get right vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (do correctly)κάνω κτ σωστά περίφρ
  (μεταφορικά)πετυχαίνω ρ μ
 I practised the music over and over to be sure to get it right in the performance.
get right back up v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal, figurative (recover quickly)γίνομαι γρήγορα καλά περίφρ
  (μεταφορικά)γίνομαι γρήγορα περδίκι έκφρ
guess right viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (answer correctly by chance)μαντεύω σωστά ρ αμ + επίρ
  (μεταφορικά)βρίσκω στην τύχη φρ
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Το ήξερες ή απλά μάντεψες σωστά;
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Το ήξερες ή το βρήκες στην τύχη;
have a right to [sth],
have a right to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(be entitled to)έχω δικαίωμα σε κτ ρ έκφρ
  έχω δικαίωμα να κάνω κτ ρ έκφρ
  δικαιούμαι κτ ρ μ
  δικαιούμαι να κάνω κτ ρ μ
 You have a right to representation by a lawyer. I'm going to say what ever I want to. I have a right to free speech.
have no right v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (not be entitled)δεν έχω δικαίωμα περίφρ
  δεν δικαιούμαι περίφρ
 My son was complaining that everyone was controlling his life and we had no right because he was an adult.
have no right to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (not be entitled)δεν έχω δικαίωμα, δεν έχω το δικαίωμα περίφρ
  δεν δικαιούμαι περίφρ
 You have no right to complain about the situation.
have the right v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be entitled)έχω το δικαίωμα, έχω δικαίωμα περίφρ
 You can't talk to me like that! You don't have the right!
have the right to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be entitled to do [sth])έχω το δικαίωμα να κάνω κτ, έχω δικαίωμα να κάνω κτ περίφρ
  δικαιούμαι να κάνω κτ ρ μ
 We have the right to be here. You can't make us leave.
in your right mind adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (sane) (καθομιλουμένη, μτφ)που είναι στα συγκαλά σου, που έχει τα μυαλά στο κεφάλι του έκφρ
  λογικός επίθ
 Nobody in their right mind would drive a motorcycle without wearing a helmet.
inalienable right,
unalienable
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(right that cannot be taken away)απαράγραπτο δικαίωμα έκφρ
 Freedom of speech should be an inalienable right these days but unfortunately it s not so everywhere.
just right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (perfect)ό,τι πρέπει φρ ως επίθ
  ιδανικός επίθ
 Those curtains would be just right for the living room.
just right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (perfectly)όπως πρέπει, ακριβώς όπως πρέπει περίφρ
  (διάρκεια)όσο πρέπει, ακριβώς όσο πρέπει περίφρ
 Joan has a talent for roasting the potatoes just right.
keep right,
keep left
vi + adv
(sign: stay on left, right)μένω δεξιά, μένω αριστερά ρ αμ + επίρ
  παραμένω δεξιά, παραμένω αριστερά ρ αμ + επίρ
  μένω στη δεξιά λωρίδα, μένω στην αριστερή λωρίδα περίφρ
 The road sign said "keep left."
make [sth] right vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (correct, make amends for)διορθώνω ρ μ
  επανορθώνω για ρ αμ + πρόθ
 You're going to have to find a way to make right your past behaviour.
not quite right adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (slightly wrong)όχι και πολύ σωστός, όχι και τόσο σωστός περίφρ
 It is a good translation, but that word choice is not quite right.
on the nose,
right on the nose
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal, figurative (exact, precise)μη διαθέσιμη μετάφραση
 Your guess was right on the nose.
on the right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the right-hand side)στα δεξιά έκφρ
 The post office is further down this street, on the right.
on the right of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (to the right-hand side of)στα δεξιά έκφρ
 The post office is on the right of the bakery.
on the right side of [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (to the right of)στα δεξιά έκφρ
 British and Japanese automobiles have the steering wheel on the right side of the car.
 Τα βρετανικά και τα ιαπωνικά αυτοκίνητα έχουν το τιμόνι στα δεξιά.
on the right side of [sb] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." figurative (in favour with)υπέρ, με το μέρος έκφρ
 You'll need to stay on the right side of your boss if you want to get that promotion.
on the right side of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." ([sth]: on the favoured, prestigious side of)που ανήκει στους προνομιούχους/ευνοημένους έκφρ
 Democrats feel they are on the right side of the aisle.
on the right side of the law exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (legal)νόμιμος επίθ
 The protesters felt that they were on the right side of the law.
on the right track advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." literal (following the correct path) (κυριολεκτικά)στο σωστό δρόμο έκφρ
on the right track advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (not mistaken or misled) (μεταφορικά)στο σωστό δρόμο έκφρ
 After failing her class last semester, she got back on the right track and passed this semester.
put [sth] right vtr + adj (rectify)διορθώνω ρ μ
Quite right too! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (expressing emphatic agreement)Και πολύ καλά κάνεις! φρ
 "I'm not going to lend Pete any more money because he never pays me back." "Quite right too!"
radical right nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (politics: extreme right wing)ακροδεξιά ουσ θηλ
right about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (more or less, approximately)κατά προσέγγιση, περίπου επίρ
 There was a farm right about here a long time ago.
right about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." US (the opposite way round)από την άλλη περίφρ
Σχόλιο: δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία, εξαρτάται από το περιεχόμενο της πρότασης
right about here advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in this vicinity)κάπου εδώ κοντά επίρ
 We should find the treasure right about here.
right about now advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." US, informal (at almost exactly this moment)τώρα, όπου να'ναι επίρ
 She phones every day at the same time; in fact she should be phoning right about now.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Μην κλαις, όπου να' ναι θα έρθει η μαμά.
right after,
immediately after
conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
(at once when)αμέσως μετά επίρ
 The ambulance came right after the police arrived. We saw it right after he did.
 Το ασθενοφόρο ήρθε αμέσως μετά την αστυνομία.
right after,
immediately after
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(immediately following)αμέσως μετά επίρ
 We set off right after breakfast. Right after the wedding, the couple flew off to Jamaica for their honeymoon.
 Ξεκινήσαμε για το ταξίδι αμέσως μετά το πρωινό.
right amount nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (appropriate sum of money)σωστό ποσό, ακριβές ποσό ουσ ουδ
 Were you paid the right amount of money?
 Πληρώθηκες το ακριβές ποσό;
right amount nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (correct quantity)σωστό ποσό, ακριβές ποσό ουσ ουδ
 He has to have just the right amount of milk in his tea.
right and proper adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (correct, appropriate)σωστός, ακριβής, κατάλληλος επίθ
 It's only right and proper that you apologize to her.
right and wrong nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (sense of morality)σωστό και λάθος ουσ ουδ
 We have to know the difference between right and wrong.
right angle nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (angle of 90 degrees)ορθή γωνία ουσ θηλ
 The floor slopes – it doesn't form a right angle with the wall!
right as rain adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (perfectly healthy) (καθομ, μεταφορικά)περδίκι ουσ ουδ
 After a good night's sleep I felt as right as rain.
right away advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (immediately)αμέσως επίρ
  αμέσως τώρα, τώρα αμέσως φρ ως επίρ
 I'm leaving right away.
right back advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (returning straight away)επιστρέφω αμέσως περίφρ
right before preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (just prior to)ακριβώς πριν πρόθ
 I'll see you right before the big meeting.
 Θα σε δω ακριβώς πριν τη μεγάλη συνάντηση.
Right face! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (military: turn to the right) (εντολή, στρατός)Κλίνατε επί δεξιά! φρ
 The sergeant yelled “Right face!” in my ear.
right hand nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (hand on the right side of the body)δεξί χέρι ουσ ουδ
 I write with my right hand, I'm right handed.
right in the head adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." slang (sane) (ανεπίσημο: είμαι)καλά στα μυαλά μου φρ
  (ανεπίσημο: πάω)καλά επίρ
 He's a nice enough guy but I don't think he's quite right in the head.
right now advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at this precise moment)τώρα, ακριβώς τώρα επίρ
 You will do your homework right now!
right of entry nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (legal freedom to enter a property)δικαίωμα πρόσβασης ουσ ουδ
 As I'm the owner, I have the right of entry on the property.
right of use nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (authorization)δικαίωμα χρήσης ουσ ουδ
 Membership grants one the right of use of all the club's facilities.
right of way nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (priority over other traffic) (αυτοκινήτου)προτεραιότητα ουσ θηλ
 Traffic on a main road has right of way over that trying to enter from a side road.
right of way nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (law: freedom to use road or path)δικαίωμα πρόσβασης ουσ ουδ
 The right of way over the farmer's land has existed for hundreds of years.
right off advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (immediately)αμέσως επίρ
  (αργκό)με τη μία φρ ως επίρ
 I could tell right off that he was lying.
 Το κατάλαβα με τη μία ότι λέει ψέματα.
right on interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" slang, dated (expressing approval or appreciation)μπράβο επιφ
 You're learning Spanish? Right on, man!
right on,
right-on
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
slang, dated (commendable)αξιέπαινος επίθ
right people nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." informal (useful or powerful contacts) (μεταφορικά)σωστοί άνθρωποι, κατάλληλοι άνθρωποι ουσ αρσ πλ
 To get ahead in this business you need to know the right people.
right side nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (right-hand side)δεξιά μεριά, δεξιά πλευρά ουσ θηλ
 In the U.S. we drive on the right side of the road, not the left. I'm sitting in church with my mum on my right side and my sister on the left side.
 Στην Αμερική οδηγούμε στη δεξιά πλευρά του δρόμου, όχι στην αριστερή.
right side nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (correct or appropriate side)σωστή μεριά, σωστή πλευρά ουσ θηλ
 You've put your rug down with the right side facing the floor! The inmate swore that if he was released he would stay on the right side of the law.
right side nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative ([sb]'s favour or approval) (μεταφορικά)ευνοϊκή μεταχείριση ουσ θηλ
Σχόλιο: δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία
 He tried to stay on his boss's right side, though it was difficult.
right to the end advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (all the way through)μέχρι τέλους φρ ως επίρ
  από την αρχή μέχρι το τέλος φρ ως επίρ
 She performed flawlessly right to the end.
right to the end advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the moment of death)ως το τέλος, μέχρι το τέλος περίφρ
 I promise never to leave you: I'll stand by you right to the end. He suffered a lot, but he was in good spirits right to the end.
right to vote nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (legal freedom to cast vote)δικαίωμα ψήφου ουσ ουδ
 A hundred years ago women didn't have the right to vote.
right triangle (US),
right-angled triangle (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(3-sided shape with a right angle)ορθογώνιο τρίγωνο επίθ + ουσ ουδ
right whale nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (large endangered sea mammal)μη διαθέσιμη μετάφραση
 In my opinion the hunting of right whales should be forbidden.
right wing,
right-wing
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(politics: Conservative, Republican) (πολιτική)δεξιός επίθ
  της δεξιάς περίφρ
 Right-wing parties are invariably opposed to abortion.
right with preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." informal (in total agreement with or support of)σε συμφωνία με πρόθ
 I'm right with you on this question!
right with preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (have a favourable relationship with)σε συμφωνία με πρόθ
right-hand man nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (closest aide, personal advisor) (μεταφορικά)το δεξί μου χέρι φρ
 Julia's my right-hand man when it comes to planning parties.
right-hand person nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (trusted aide or advisor) (μεταφορικά)το δεξί χέρι ουσ ουδ
 Mary was my right hand man on this assignment. The president's right-hand man ensured that his day would go smoothly.
 Η Μαίρη ήταν το δεξί μου χέρι σε αυτή την εργασία. Το δεξί χέρι του προέδρου τον διαβεβαίωσε ότι η μέρα του θα κυλήσει ομαλά.
right-handed person nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] whose right hand is dominant)δεξιόχειρας ουσ αρσ
 Right-handed people outnumber left-handed by around eight to one.
right-of-center (US),
right-of-centre (UK)
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(politics: conservative)κεντροδεξιός επίθ
right-thinking,
right thinking
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(decent and correct)που σκέφτεται σωστά επίθ
Σχόλιο: hyphen omitted when term is an adj after a noun
Σχόλιο: επιθετικός προσδιορισμός, δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία
 Any right-thinking person would accept that it is wrong to steal from another.
sense of right and wrong nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (morality)ηθική, χρηστότητα ουσ θηλ
 At around the age of four, children start to demonstrate a sense of right and wrong.
stage right,
also US: right stage
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(theater direction) (όπως την κοιτάζω)στα δεξιά της σκηνής περίφρ
swerve to the right viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (turn suddenly to right-hand side)στρίβω απότομα, στραβοτιμονιάζω ρ αμ
 I had to swerve to the right to avoid hitting the dog.
tell right from wrong v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (have a sense of morality)ξεχωρίζω το σωστό από το λάθος φρ
that's right interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (that is correct)ακριβώς, σωστά επιφ
 That's right. The truck ran the red light and slammed into that car.
the right stuff nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, figurative (courage)αυτό που χρειάζεται φρ ως ουσ ουδ
to the right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (on the right-hand side)δεξιά επίρ
 If you keep on going to the right, you'll eventually end up on the main road.
to the right advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to or towards the right-hand side)δεξιά επίρ
 Owing to a leg injury, Nelson leans slightly to the right.
turn out right v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (end well)πάω καλά ρ έκφρ
  βγαίνω καλός ρ έκφρ
 Annie hoped her project would turn out right so she'd get a good grade.
 Η Άννυ ήλπιζε να πάει καλά η εργασία για να πάρει καλό βαθμό.
turn right viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (go round a right-hand corner)στρίβω δεξιά ρ αμ
 When you reach the traffic lights turn right onto Buck Street.
up your alley,
right up your alley (US),
up your street,
right up your street (UK)
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
slang (the sort of thing you like) (καθομιλουμένη)του γούστου σου φρ
  του στυλ σου φρ
 That new film looks as though it'll be up your alley. You're going to love this new club: it's right up your alley!
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Collocations: (try to) right [a wrong, the situation, my mistake], [human, animal, voting, women's] rights, you have the right idea, more...

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