Definition of 'by rights'
Example sentences containing 'by rights'
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) HERE BE DRAGONS (2002)
He's landed on his feet a few times when by rights he shouldn't have.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Definition of by rights from the Collins English Dictionary