Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who sets right; one who adjusts or redresses that which is wrong.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who sets right; one who does justice or redresses wrong.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective comparative form of right: more right
  • noun One who sets right; one who does justice or redresses wrong.

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Examples

  • This doesn't worry me--by the time I get there, one will be"righter" than the other.

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  • This doesn't worry me--by the time I get there, one will be"righter" than the other.

    :Acquired Taste

  • In the end it seemed 'righter' then trying to set it all up and do it like television.

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  • Even Mr. Churchill, who has been "righter" than most and less inclined to let temporary victory affect him, at one time placed 1945 as the last conceivable period of time in which the war could continue.

    The Unfinished Task

  • JM: I know your report doesn't necessarily evaluate company communications but have you seen any good examples of companies that you think are doing it right or "righter," I guess?

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  • JM: I know your report doesn't necessarily evaluate company communications but have you seen any good examples of companies that you think are doing it right or "righter," I guess?

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  • I thought Obi was going to go much "righter" than that.

    CANNONFIRE

  • "righter" in that Collins has developed into a top-flight safety in the NFL.

    Acme Packing Company

  • And so another moderate is sacrificed, and the downward spiral to an ever-righter Republican Party continues.

    A top House Republican to endorse Rubio

  • And never once did they dream that I was Naass, head man of Akatan, the righter of wrongs.

    An Odyssey of the North

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