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Right, adv. 1) in a straight line, directly: “sometimes they do extend their view r. on,” Compl. 26. it (your nose) “stands too r.” LLL V, 2, 568 (Alexander used to hold his head inclined to the left side). “I only speak r. on,” Caes. III, 2, 227.
2) truly, correctly, not erroneously: “you say not r., old man,” Ado V, 1, 73. “I could teach you how to choose r.” Merch. III, 2, 11. “then think you r.: I am not what I am,” Tw. III, 1, 153. “he is not his craft's master, he doth not do it r.” H4B III, 2, 298. “'tis r.” Cor. II, 1, 252. “you say r., sir,” Hml. II, 2, 406. “thou hast spoken r.” Lr. V, 3, 173. Elliptically: “r., sir,” Err. III, 1, 39. Meas. V, 85. Ado V, 1, 163. As III, 3, 54. Shr. V, 2, 31. All's II, 3, 15. R2 II, 1, 145. Tit. IV, 2, 24. Rom. II, 4, 63. Tim. I, 1, 195. Hml. I, 5, 126 etc.
3) not wrongly, not with a false aim, in order and to the purpose: “when once our grace we have forgot, nothing goes r.” Meas. IV, 4, 37. that it (a clock) “may still go r.” LLL III, 195. “I then do most go r.” Wint. IV, 3, 18. “if all things fall out r.” H6A II, 3, 4. “I know a way, if it take r., in spite of fortune will bring me off again,” H8 III, 2, 219. “ever r.” Cor. II, 1, 208 (== ever the nail hit on the head). “I hit it r.” Rom. II, 3, 41. “this hits r.” Tim. III, 1, 6. “that ever I was born to set it r.” Hml. I, 5, 189. “it falls r.” IV, 7, 71.
4) exactly, just: “here begins his morning story r.” Err. V, 356. “I will tell you every thing, r. as it fell out,” Mids. IV, 2, 31. “came he r. now to sing a raven's note,” H6B III, 2, 40. “he is kind. R. as snow in harvest,” R3 I, 4, 248. “'tis Nestor r.” Troil. I, 3, 170.
5) in a manner deserving the name: “I'll smoke your skin-coat, an I catch you r.” John II, 139 (according to my wish; so that I would call it catching indeed). “there is no tongue hath power to curse him r.” III, 1, 183. “I do see the cruel pangs of death r. in thine eye,” V, 4, 60 (German: ich sehe recht die Todesqual in deinem Auge). “if thou tellest the heavy story r., the hearers will shed tears,” H6C I, 4, 160. With out: “and be a boy r. out,” Tp. IV, 101.
6) Before adjectives and adverbs, == highly, very, most: to the r. honorable, Ven. Ded. Lucr. Ded. “shall will in others seem r. gracious,” Sonn. 135, 7. “in things r. true my heart and eyes have erred,” 137, 13. “the better angel is a man r. fair,” 144, 3. “I am r. glad that he's so out of hope,” Tp. III, 3, 11. “O plague r. well prevented,” Ado III, 2, 136. “and buy it with your gold r. suddenly,” As II, 4, 100. Ado I, 1, 84. LLL V, 2, 879. Merch. II, 5, 16. As II, 7, 198. Shr. IV, 4, 40. Tw. V, 271. John I, 15. R2 II, 1, 120. H5 IV Chor. H5 IV Chor. V, 2, 9. H6A IV, 6, 23. H6C II, 1, 10. II, 5, 99. III, 2, 18. R3 I, 2, 245. III, 7, 61. III, 7, 61 IV, 1, 15. Troil. III, 3, 21. V, 2, 39. Rom. I, 1, 124. Rom. I, 1, 124 Mcb. III, 6, 5 (M. Edd. right-valiant). Lr. I, 1, 99. Oth. II, 3, 25. Cymb. II, 4, 135 etc.
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