put/set (something) to rights

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Definition of put/set (something) to rights

: to put (something) back into the normal or proper condition He helped his mother put things to rights after his father died.

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“Put/set (something) to rights.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put/set%20(something)%20to%20rights. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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