right about

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right about

n
a turn executed through 180°
adj, adv
in the opposite direction
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Eventually, the honest left must admit that real conservatives are right about the dangers of omnipotent government and judicial despotism.
Such dismissive cultural assumptions, ill-rounded and blithely propagated, are keeping liberals, moderates, and even conservatives from realizing what the millions-strong movement is actually right about. Look past the obsession with homosexuals and abortion-what we might call pelvic sins--and there's a fairly sensible cultural vision and a not unreasonable policy agenda that's as neoliberal as it is fundamentalist.