right wing


: the part of a political group that consists of people who support conservative or traditional ideas and policies : the part of a political group that belongs to or supports the Right

Full Definition of RIGHT WING

:  the rightist division of a group or party
:  right 8
right–wing \ˈrīt-ˈwiŋ, -ˌwiŋ\ adjective
right–wing·er \ˈrīt-ˈwiŋ-ər, ˌrīt-\ noun

Examples of RIGHT WING

  1. His nomination is supported by the party's left wing but opposed by the right wing.

First Known Use of RIGHT WING



Next Word in the Dictionary: right worshipfulPrevious Word in the Dictionary: right whale porpoiseAll Words Near: right wing
July 29, 2015
indomitable Hear it
incapable of being subdued or conquered
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears