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in politics, the more conservative groups in the political spectrum, in contrast to the radical leftleft,
in politics, the more radically progressive wing in any legislative body or party. The designation apparently originated in the French National Assembly of 1789, where the radicals were seated to the left of the presiding officer.
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 and the liberal centercenter,
in politics, a party following a middle course. The term was first used in France in 1789, when the moderates of the National Assembly sat in the center of the hall. It can refer to a separate party in a political system, e.g.
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. The designation stems from the seating of the nobility on the right side of the presiding officer in the French National Assembly of 1789. In some European legislative assemblies conservative members are still seated in that position.

What does it mean when you dream about being on the right?

In addition to its directional meaning, being on the right can also mean being correct (e.g., to be on the right side of a situation). Being at the right hand of God also says one is in the righteous place of good instead of evil. The right in a dream can also mean to stand up for one’s “rights” or “to right” (rectify) a wrong.


1. of, designating, supporting, belonging to, or relating to the political or intellectual right (see sense 39)
2. conservative or reactionary
3. Geometry
a. formed by or containing a line or plane perpendicular to another line or plane
b. having the axis perpendicular to the base
c. straight
4. the supporters or advocates of social, political, or economic conservatism or reaction, based generally on a belief that things are better left unchanged (opposed to radical or left)
5. Boxing
a. a punch with the right hand
b. the right hand


The right side of the brain is associated with fluid intelligence, nonverbal reasoning, and creativity. In your dream you may be concerned with direction or being right. Either way right usually has positive connotations. You may be sending messages to yourself that you are on a right path or doing the right thing.
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in been "This is an abhorrent crime and quite rightly they will have been jailed for a considerable amount of time.
The Gospel story today gives us the core lesson on seeing with the heart to see rightly and to see what is essential, in the tension between Christ and the Pharisees.
Help for Heroes and the Royal British Legion should all be involved and I'm sure many, many other people would happily donate to get this forgotten soldier a full military funeral with the military honours he so rightly deserves.
His trainer Stuart Crawford, whose Legacy Gold finished third in the Grade 1 mares' hurdle at Cheltenham on Tuesday, said yesterday: "I knew Fine Rightly would have more horses behind him than in front of him in the Irish Gold Cup.
We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly.
Dylan is rightly celebrated for his poetic and broadcasting skills.
NORTH Wales Police said Francesco Prevete was without doubt a dangerous individual who would quite rightly spend 23 years behind bars.
STUART Crawford continued his amazing winning streak when Fine Rightly and Trucking Along, both ridden by his brother Steven, gave the Northern Ireland trainer a double at Ayr yesterday.
Since then his work as Chair, helping to uncover the truth behind the Hillsborough lies, has rightly earned him the respect of all but those who should rightly be castigated for a travesty of justice they perpetrated over decades.
ISLAMABAD, March 05, 2012 (Frontier Star): Two candidates from FATA Sunday disclosed that they were offered Rs 250 million each in Senate elections, which they rejected out rightly.
As he rightly points out, with regard to these attacks, 'the months before rather than after July 1918 determined the war's outcome'.