by all rights
phrasal see by rights

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • by rights — adverb with reason or justice • Syn: ↑properly * * * PROPERLY, correctly, technically, in fairness; legally, de jure. → right * * * adverb : with reason or justice : properly …   Useful english dictionary

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  • by rights — also by all rights phrasal with reason or justice ; properly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • By rights — Right Right, n. [AS. right. See {Right}, a.] 1. That which is right or correct. Specifically: (a) The straight course; adherence to duty; obedience to lawful authority, divine or human; freedom from guilt, the opposite of moral wrong. (b) A true… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • By right — Right Right, n. [AS. right. See {Right}, a.] 1. That which is right or correct. Specifically: (a) The straight course; adherence to duty; obedience to lawful authority, divine or human; freedom from guilt, the opposite of moral wrong. (b) A true… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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