pertaining to or advocating laws making abortion, especially abortion-on-demand, illegal; antiabortion: right-to-life advocates.

Nearby words

  1. right-side up,
  2. right-thinking,
  3. right-to-die,
  4. right-to-know,
  5. right-to-left shunt,
  6. right-to-work,
  7. right-to-work law,
  8. right-to-work laws,
  9. right-wing,
  10. right-winger

Origin of right-to-life

First recorded in 1970–75

Related formsright-to-lif·er, noun

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