Definition of righten in English:


Line breaks: right¦en
Pronunciation: /ˈrʌɪt(ə)n


[with object] archaic
  • Make (something) right, correct, or straight: thy stubborn mind will not be rightened
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    • Cialikate and the man shared one last passionate, lusty kiss and a few more rounds of groping hands before pulling apart and rightening their clothing.
    • A quick punch below the camera made the picture on the television lurch, and the strange figure quickly grabbed the camera lens, rightening it to show a picture-perfect display of his face.
    • Finally we pulled away, and took a moment to regain our breathing and righten our clothes where our hands had done more than a little exploration.

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