right-side up

[ rahyt-sahyd ]
/ ˈraɪtˌsaɪd /

adverb, adjective

with the top or correct side facing up: turn the carton right-side up; a right-side up image.

Nearby words

  1. right-laid,
  2. right-minded,
  3. right-of-center,
  4. right-on,
  5. right-side out,
  6. right-thinking,
  7. right-to-die,
  8. right-to-know,
  9. right-to-left shunt,
  10. right-to-life

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Idioms and Phrases with right-side up

right-side up

With the top facing upward, as in Please keep the box holding the china right-side up, or He turned his cards right-side up. [Early 1500s]

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