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right,

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.
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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.

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right

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
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Right

(dreams)
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.
Bedside Dream Dictionary by Silvana Amar Copyright © 2007 by Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
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"They had us bang to rights. Clearly they had known about it for some time and had been saving it up for a political purpose." Six years ago, Russian state television broadcast a film claiming British agents had hidden a sophisticated transmitter inside a fake rock which was left on a Moscow street.
However, put them together and tell them to catch dodgy construction worker bang to rights, and they don't half have some clout.
"We're up around 40 per cent on disputes involving pickled-brain skiving scams in which some utter clots have been caught bang to rights whooping it up down the local social club, or barging round Primark with their Christmas vouchers, while claiming to their employer they've been enduring weather conditions that Bear Grylls would think twice about tackling."
He said: "We''re up around 40% on disputes involving pickled-brain skiving scams in which some utter clots have been caught bang to rights whooping it up down the local social club, or barging around Primark with their Christmas vouchers, while claiming to their employer they''ve been enduring weather conditions Bear Grylls would think twice about tackling.
The one thing we know for sure is that the French racing authorities reckon they've got him bang to rights, after a drugs test that came up positive not once but twice.
Liberal Democrat legal affairs spokesman Simon Hughes said the police and CPS had been caught "bang to rights".
Mike, who dreamed up the Wombles theme tune in 1972, using a foldaway piano on his houseboat in London, fully recalls the day when his Wombling antics almost got him bang to rights.
Felipe had him bang to rights over him disallowing that skeleton on the grounds that it was made of paper.
A GRISLY murder took place in Llangollen - but school student sleuths soon had the culprit bang to rights.
And yet, once again, we have them bang to rights following the news that Merseyside councils will lose up to 5% of the money they need to spend on services - a figure which is nearly double the national average.