right of center

idiom

: believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society : having conservative views
His political views are slightly right of center.

Examples of right of center in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pence and Haley take spots three and four to the left and right of center, followed by Christie and Scott to make up spots five and six respectively. Maegan Vazquez, Anchorage Daily News, 22 Aug. 2023 In the seventh, Ceballos drew a two-out walk, Tanner Smith doubled to left and Drew Smith hit a long fly ball right of center that Cox tracked down and had in his glove, but the ball popped out after the All-American hit the wall and Oregon took a 7-4 lead. oregonlive, 11 June 2023 In the seventh, Ceballos drew a two-out walk, Tanner Smith doubled to left and Drew Smith hit a long fly ball right of center that Cox tracked down and had in his glove, but the ball popped out after the All-American hit the wall and Oregon took a 7-4 lead. oregonlive, 11 June 2023 Muhammad’s Ali’s progressive thoughts are at odds with those of many in his demographic—the urban, middle-class youth in Pakistan is, by and large, right of center on social issues. Mira Sethi, The New Yorker, 21 Mar. 2023 Martha MacCallum was booted from the 7 p.m. hour because the executives decided that her show, while clearly right of center, was not far enough right to satisfy the base. Brian Stelter, CNN, 8 June 2021 The Jeep struck the Bramblett’s SUV to the right of center, according to the crash report. Howard Koplowitz | Hkoplowitz@al.com, al, 3 June 2023 German auto stocks spurted ahead after the German general election Sunday brought a narrow but inconclusive win for the left of center Social Democrats (SPD) over the right of center Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU). Neil Winton, Forbes, 27 Sep. 2021 Here's a much broader view including a region as far north as Atlanta, which is at the upper edge of the image, just right of center. Tom Yulsman, Discover Magazine, 12 Oct. 2018 See More

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“Right of center.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/right%20of%20center. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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