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Synonyms for rightly
ˈraɪt li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rightly, justly, justifiedly(adverb)

    with honesty

    "he was rightly considered the greatest singer of his time"

    Synonyms:
    justly, justifiedly, right

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rightly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    uprightly, equitably, fairly, lawfully, rightfully, right

  2. rightly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    fitly, suitably, properly

  3. rightly(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    correctly, truly

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How to use rightly in a sentence?

  1. Mark Carney:

    It will pass, the medical situation will pass. With time there will be a vaccine, the spread of the virus will be arrested. We don't know exactly what that period of time is, nor do the expert epidemiologists, they talk in terms of scenarios and probabilities, quite rightly so, we have the resilience in the system that has been built up over a decade that can withstand all of those scenarios.

  2. Sonya Sceats:

    The UN human rights chief has rightly concluded that Sri Lanka's domestic courts are ill-equipped to prosecute the heinous international crimes exposed by the UN investigation, sri Lankan torture survivors in treatment with us are adamant that they cannot trust a purely domestic process and will take comfort from the High Commissioner's warning that there must not be a replay of past broken promises.

  3. Aristotle:

    Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

  4. Robert Mueller:

    Roger Stone was prosecuted and convicted because Roger Stone committed federal crimes. Roger Stone remains a convicted felon, and rightly so.

  5. Pierre Bayle:

    There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought.


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