tell right from wrong

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Definition of tell right from wrong

: to know what things are good and what things are bad He is old enough to tell right from wrong.

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“Tell right from wrong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tell%20right%20from%20wrong. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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