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rightly

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rightly

  1. in a manner suitable for the occasion or purpose <marveling at the awesome sight, we had to agree that the Grand Canyon was rightly named> Synonyms appositely, appropriately, congruously, correctly, duly, fittingly, happily, meetly, right, properly, suitablyRelated Words well; acceptably, adequately, passably, satisfactorily, tolerably; decently, decorouslyNear Antonyms unacceptably, unsatisfactorily; inopportunely, unfortunately, unseasonably; inappositely, inaptly, irrelevantly; awkwardly, ungracefullyAntonyms improperly, inappropriately, incongruously, incorrectly, unseemly, unsuitably, wrongly




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