Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
View details Got it
Download the app
educalingo
Search
The Yankees, the first mechanicians in the world, are engineers - just as the Italians are musicians and the Germans metaphysicians - by right of birth. Nothing is more natural, therefore, than to perceive them applying their audacious ingenuity to the science of gunnery.
Jules Verne

Meaning of "by right" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF BY RIGHT

by right play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

WHAT DOES BY RIGHT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of by right in the English dictionary

The definition of by right in the dictionary is properly; justly.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BY RIGHT

by means of
by nature
by no manner of means
by no means
by numbers
by one´s bootstraps
by reason of
by request
by return
by return of post
by rights
by rote
by the balls
by the bye
by the dozen
by the lee
by the neck
by the same token
by the seat of one´s pants
by the skin of one´s teeth

WORDS THAT END LIKE BY RIGHT

all right
all-right
alright
birthright
bright
cartwright
copyright
downright
eight
far right
far-right
fright
in one´s own right
outright
playwright
right
she´ll be right
the right
upright
wainwright
wright

Synonyms and antonyms of by right in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «by right» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF BY RIGHT

Find out the translation of by right to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of by right from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «by right» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

通过右键
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

por la derecha
570 millions of speakers

English

by right
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सही से
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بالنقر بزر الماوس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

по праву
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

por direito
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অধিকার বলে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

de droit
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Betul
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

von rechts
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

右バイ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오른쪽 으로
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dening tengen
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bởi ngay
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சரி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उजवीकडे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sağa
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

di diritto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przez prawo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

по праву
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de drept
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

από δεξιά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

deur regs
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

genom rätt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ved å høyre
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of by right

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BY RIGHT»

The term «by right» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.741 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Quite widely used
82
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «by right» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of by right
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «by right».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BY RIGHT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «by right» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «by right» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about by right

EXAMPLES

6 QUOTES WITH «BY RIGHT»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word by right.
1
Max Heindel
As exercise is necessary to the development of physical muscle, so development of the moral nature is accomplished through temptation. The soul being given choice, may exercise it in whatever direction it chooses, for it learns just as well by its mistakes as by right action in the first place, perhaps even better.
2
Francois Hollande
Nothing was given to me, nothing was entrusted to me, nothing was assigned to me. Everything I have, I took by right.
3
Saskya Pandita
If a wise man behaves prudently, how can he be overcome by his enemies? Even a single man, by right action, can overcome a host of foes.
4
Joseph Franklin Rutherford
Jehovah created the earth and therefore it is his by right of creation.
5
Jules Verne
The Yankees, the first mechanicians in the world, are engineers - just as the Italians are musicians and the Germans metaphysicians - by right of birth. Nothing is more natural, therefore, than to perceive them applying their audacious ingenuity to the science of gunnery.
6
Abdoulaye Wade
Democracy is constructed like an edifice, freedom by freedom, right by right, until it reaches its snapping point.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BY RIGHT»

Discover the use of by right in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to by right and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Queen By Right: A Novel
Anne Easter Smith’s novels are beloved by readers for their ability “to grab you, sweep you along with the story, and make you fall in love with the characters.” * In Cecily Neville, duchess of York and ancestor of every English ...
Anne Easter Smith, 2011
2
By Right of Conquest Or with Cortez in Mexico
George Alfred Henty (1832-1902) wrote historical adventure novels and special correspondence.
G. A. Henty, 2010
3
By Right of Purchase
CONTENTS Chapter I Barrock-holme Chapter II Leland is Roused to Pity Chapter III Pressure of Circumstances Chapter IV Leland Makes the Plunge Chapter V No Escape Chapter VI The Prairie Chapter VII Carrie Makes Her Views Clear Chapter VIII ...
Harold Bindloss, 2011
4
By Right of Sword
A. W. Marchmont. so I gave up all thought of getting into the army that way. I tried the ranks, therefore, and joined a regiment in which a couple of brainless family men had enlisted, as a step toward a commission. But I was only in for six months  ...
A. W. Marchmont, 2007
5
By Right of Arms
J. T. Buckley. Gracious to Mars orbit where a crew will be waiting. Mr. McKerra, I want a marine complement ready to board the Intrepid. We will have to come out fighting. I want the best gunners you have left in the troops. Mr. Graves, you will ...
J. T. Buckley, 2013
6
By Right of Conquest; a Novel
Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.
Arthur Hornblow, 2012
7
By Right of Sword: A Defense of Capital-punishment, Based on ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Leigh H. 1863-1942 Irvine, 2010
8
British Invasion of Maryland, 1812-1815
By right of descent from Walter Cody Hayes. Cole, John Carroll LeGrand. By right of descent from Walter Cody Hayes. Cole, Robert Clinton. By right of descent from William Cole. Collmus, Charles Carroll. By right of descent from Levi Collmus.
William Matthew Marine, Louis Henry Dielman, 2009
9
A Heroine of Charity & a Queen by Right Divine
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
O'Meara Kathleen, 2009
10
William of Ockham: 'A Letter to the Friars Minor' and Other ...
And so whoever possesses well possesses either by right of heaven or by right of the forum, and whoever possesses by right of heaven possesses well but not everyone who possesses by right of the forum possesses well. From this it follows  ...
William (of Ockham), Arthur Stephen McGrade, John Kilcullen, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BY RIGHT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term by right is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Astros 9, Indians 4
In the bottom of the sixth Indians catcher Yan Gomes doubled and scored on a two-out single by right fielder Brandon Moss to make it 8-3. «WJXT Jacksonville, Jul 15»
2
The good news about extremist violence in the United States: It's …
Inevitably, the left jumps on attacks perpetrated by right-wingers to decry the government monitoring, investigating and restricting the activities ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
3
Kamin on Placemaking Efforts: The Food Is Terrible, and Such Small …
By gobbling up space once occupied by right-hand turn lanes along the curbs [to create pedestrian space], the project forces drivers to make ... «Streetsblog Chicago, Jul 15»
4
Writer Susan Johnson was living in Paris during the attack on …
You can either listen to each Conversations interview by clicking on the audio or you can download each interview as an mp3 by right clicking ... «ABC Local, Jul 15»
5
Team Canada gets acquainted
Batting fifth was left fielder Tyler O'Neill, followed by right fielder Rene Tosoni, DH Kjeldgaard extra hitter Tim Smith, Deglan and second ... «Toronto Sun, Jul 15»
6
Man Admits To Plotting To Massacre Muslims, Judge Sets Him Free …
... United States has focused on combating Islamic extremism but given short shrift to other threats like domestic attacks by right-wing radicals. «Mintpress News, Jul 15»
7
Far-right marches in Kiev as report documents crimes by Ukraine's …
... report documenting criminal activity and brutal acts being carried out in the southeast by paramilitary battalions led by Right Sector allies and ... «World Socialist Web Site, Jul 15»
8
Yankees Beat Rays 3-2 On 9th-inning Error By Boxberger
Cabrera advanced to third on a fielding error by right fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. (STEVE NESIUS / AP). By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer. «Hartford Courant, Jul 15»
9
Letter: Right-wing terror attacks need focus
A totat of 48 people have been killed in America by right-wing extremists, as opposed to 26 by jihadists, according to the New American ... «The Daily News Journal, Jul 15»
10
Pulse of the Peninsula: Meaning of July 4th warped by right
Of all the holidays on the calendar, the one that white supremacists, Know Nothing nativists and gun rightists love best is July 4. They day is ... «The Island Now, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. By right [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/by-right>. Jan 2023 ».
Download the educalingo app
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z