EN[ɹaɪts] [-aɪts]
  • Rights are legal, social, or ethical principles of freedom or entitlement; that is, rights are the fundamental normative rules about what is allowed of people or owed to people, according to some legal system, social convention, or ethical theory.
  • Rights are often considered fundamental to civilization, being regarded as established pillars of society and culture, and the history of social conflicts can be found in the history of each right and its development.

    Definition of rights in English Dictionary

  • NounBFright
    1. plural of right.
    2. VerbBFrightPRrightingPT, PPrighted
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of right.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Let’s get everything sorted into the right drawers and not split hairs about subdividing it further yet.
          • If you place the snout right into the bucket, it won't spray as much.
          • To acquire a right of way by long use, a claimant must show use as of right, peaceably, openly and without permission
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Right below Juan Ponce is the Palace of the Fortaleza de Santa Catalina drawn in such a way so as to highlight the Puerto Rican and the Usonian flags waving above.
          • Right so came out an adder of a little heathbush, and it stung a knight in the foot.
          • Right and left ventricular collagen content was increased with pulmonary artery banding compared to sham-operated controls and ameliorated by macitentan.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Parallel studies are carried out for the undirectional model, where the neighbor effects do not depend on whether they are from the left or right.
          • It is nonobtuse if none its dihedral angles is obtuse, and acute if additionally none of them is right.
          • The final communiqué of the G8 summit didn't even mention human rights.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          5. en rightsowner
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of rights for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "rights" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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