Definition of 'by rights'
Example sentences containing 'by rights'
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You stuck your rump in the air when you took off like that, and by rights they should have shot it off before now. THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTS (2002)She was baffled by his failure to act, for by rights he ought to have repudiated her months ago. HERE BE DRAGONS (2002)He's landed on his feet a few times when by rights he shouldn't have. BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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