ˌrīt-ˈō How to pronounce righto (audio)
used to express cheerful concurrence, assent, or understanding

Word History

First Known Use

1896, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of righto was in 1896

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Cite this Entry

“Righto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/righto. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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