right-minded


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right-mind·ed

(rīt′mīn′dĭd)
adj.
Having ideas and views based on what is right or intended to be right.

right′-mind′ed·ness n.

right-minded

adj
holding opinions or principles that accord with what is right or with the opinions of the speaker
ˌright-ˈmindedly adv
ˌright-ˈmindedness n

right′-mind′ed



adj.
right-thinking.
[1575–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.right-minded - disposed toward or having views based on what is right; "respect for law which every right-minded citizen ought to have"- Bertrand Russell
correct, right - correct in opinion or judgment; "time proved him right"

right-minded

adjective
In accordance with principles of right or good conduct:
Translations

right-minded

[ˈraɪtˈmaɪndɪd] ADJ (= decent) → honrado; (= sensible) → prudente

right-minded

[ˌraɪtˈmaɪndɪd] right-thinking [ˈraɪtˌθɪŋkɪŋ] adjdi buon senso, sensato/a
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There was a Note attached to it, which cannot fail to enhance its value in the estimation of all right-minded persons who assist the circulation of paper money.
And so the sailors fled into the stern and crowded bemused about the right-minded helmsman, until suddenly the lion sprang upon the master and seized him; and when the sailors saw it they leapt out overboard one and all into the bright sea, escaping from a miserable fate, and were changed into dolphins.
said Miss Knag, as the satellites flocked round, to relieve her of her bonnet and shawl; 'I should have thought some people would have had spirit enough to stop away altogether, when they know what an incumbrance their presence is to right-minded persons.
Markham feels that name is unworthy to be mentioned in the presence of right-minded females.
Tears even might be confidently expected from a right-minded girl.
Yet, if as a result of this and other such atrocities right-minded individuals start blaming whole cultures and religions and spreading the hate, then they will have won.
Tragedy in Gaza ACCORDING to Stanley Solomons "all right-minded people" were hoping Hamas would accept Israeli terms for a ceasefire that would avoid "more tragic loss of life in Gaza" (Letters, August 21).
Why would any right-minded parents want their children to read the New Testament?
On behalf of all the right-minded people of Denbighshire I would like to thank them for their dedication to excellent service.
Most right-minded people celebrated their fantastic victory over the Government to win the right to live here last week.