right on

adjective

Definition of right on

1 : exactly correct often used interjectionally to express agreement
2 usually right-on \ ˈrīt-​ˈȯn How to pronounce right on (audio) , -​ˈän \ : attuned to the spirit of the times

Examples of right on in a Sentence

Her assessment of the situation was right on. one of the right-on people

First Known Use of right on

1925, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of right on was in 1925

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“Right on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/right%20on. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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