Usage examples for rightly

  1. Who is to be the first Man, will be determind in September, when if our News papers rightly inform us, the new Government is to take Place. – The Original Writings of Samuel Adams, Volume 4 by Samuel Adams
  2. Bill called it again, but rightly. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  3. This man answered rightly, says Bacon. – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  4. She was so dear and beautiful, and spoke so rightly. – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. He thought, and rightly, that this was the best thing that had happened yet. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. " I believe you have decided rightly," he said at last, when I had finished. – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  7. She'd figured, rightly, that Hugh was looking for something, maybe thinking to try and make his own way, as she had. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  8. Inspector Sheffield, if I am rightly informed, holds a warrant for my arrest. – The Sins of Séverac Bablon by Sax Rohmer
  9. Her devotion to him was admirable; but, unfortunately, a change in her feelings seems to have occurred before very long, for when in 1872 she was in New York she brought suit for divorce against the Baron, and he, being unaware of the proceedings, made no defence, so that rightly or otherwise Madame Lucca secured her divorce. – Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday by Henry C. Lahee
  10. Farther words, my lord, are idle; I am rightly punished for a proud folly. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. I did not rightly measure, it seems, the depth of your kindness. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  12. Berkeley's argument is: All men believe, and rightly believe, that the things they see are permanent. – Evolution by Frank B. Jevons
  13. " Have I understood you rightly? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. I don't know what would happen any of the Good People if he was to be rightly christened. – Fairies and Folk of Ireland by William Henry Frost
  15. George considered, rightly, that in the matter of his club he had had great luck. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  16. My all- beloved- Ah, you opposed very rightly, I dare say, the writing that paper I spoke of! – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
  17. Phil knew that the lady whom he had already met was named Pitkin, and he rightly concluded that it was her husband who was meant. – The Errand Boy by Horatio Alger
  18. Had she addressed her rightly? – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  19. If I remember rightly, you had some sort of idea that the fact of our engagement might help you. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  20. I don't rightly know where I am. – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt