do right

idiom

: to do the right thing
You did right to tell the teacher.

Examples of do right in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The best thing people can do right now is give us a little time. Cory Peeler, ABC News, 26 May 2024 There was loads of external pressure to do right by the player and give him a chance to earn a full year of service time. Matt Weyrich, Baltimore Sun, 27 Apr. 2024 Testing your water What can consumers do right now to limit the levels of PFAS in their drinking water? Sandee Lamotte, CNN, 10 Apr. 2024 On paper, of course, The Rock vs. Reigns is the biggest match WWE could do right now. Blake Oestriecher, Forbes, 17 Feb. 2024 What can students do right now that can set themselves up for success 10 to 15 years from now? Ricardo Torres, Journal Sentinel, 28 Feb. 2024 Marchese said these actions have encouraged the city to do right by their workers. Sasha Rogelberg, Fortune, 25 Feb. 2024 Lee’s quarter-century serving in Congress has been defined by that desire to do right. Benjamin Oreskes, Los Angeles Times, 12 Feb. 2024 Suh said that the most important thing Boeing can do right now is prioritize safety, and in the long run that would improve shareholder value. Zachary Halaschak, Washington Examiner, 12 Jan. 2024

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“Do right.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/do%20right. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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