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Wordnet 3.0


1. located on or directed toward the right;
- Example: "a right-hand turn"

2. intended for the right hand;
- Example: "a right-hand glove"
[syn: right(a), right-hand(a)]

3. most helpful and reliable;
- Example: "my right-hand man"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Right-hand \Right"-hand`\, a. 1. Situated or being on the right; nearer the right hand than the left; as, the right-hand side, room, or road. [1913 Webster] 2. Chiefly relied on; almost indispensable. [1913 Webster] Mr. Alexander Truncheon, who is their right-hand man in the troop. --Addison. [1913 Webster] Right-hand rope, a rope which is laid up and twisted with the sun, that is, in the same direction as plain-laid rope. See Illust. of Cordage. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

right-hand adj 1: located on or directed toward the right; "a right-hand turn" 2: intended for the right hand; "a right-hand glove" [syn: right(a), right-hand(a)] 3: most helpful and reliable; "my right-hand man"