a loft or gallery in a boatbuilder’s yard from which rigging can be fitted
a loft in a theatre from which scenery, etc, is raised and lowered
adjective, righter, rightest. 1. in accordance with what is good, proper, or just: right conduct. 2. in conformity with fact, reason, truth, or some standard or principle; correct: the right solution; the right answer. 3. correct in judgment, opinion, or action. 4. fitting or appropriate; suitable: to say the right thing at the right time. […]
noun 1. the position assumed by turning about to the right so as to face in the opposite direction. 2. the act of turning so as to face the opposite direction. adverb 3. facing or in the opposite direction: Move that chair rightabout.
or rightabout-face, right-about-face noun 1. Military. a command, given to a soldier or soldiers at attention, to turn the body about toward the right so as to face in the opposite direction. the act of so turning in a prescribed military manner. 2. rightabout (def 2). 3. any complete reversal, as of conduct or opinion.
noun 1. the angle formed by two radii of a circle that are drawn to the extremities of an arc equal to one quarter of the circle; the angle formed by two perpendicular lines that intersect; an angle of 90°. noun 1. the angle between two radii of a circle that cut off on the […]