Definition of 'the right'
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The argument about whether more of it is produced by the right than the left is unlikely to be resolved soon. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This, obviously, provides a challenge to the right that the left can feel pretty comfortable with. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We get dealt all sorts of blows from the left and the right. Christianity Today (2000)Speakers were soon rising high to the left and the right and an open stage was erected. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But the left and the right can change very quickly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Those on both the left and the right of the political spectrum have produced theories of economic alienation. On the Edge: A History of Poor Black Children and Their American Dreams (1993)He moves to the right or the left, searching for the haven of the touchline. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The right fears the left will sell out, and the left fears the right will bring war. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)That may come from either party; it is not simply a matter of a swing from the right to the left. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I played in midfield, on the right or the left. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So it is easy to see why the left and the right in Britain have spent the past two decades making pilgrimages to the northern lights. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Do the same with the left, then the right, and so on. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As Democrats they come from the left, not the right. Times, Sunday Times (2013)At Everton I played on the right and left wing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But they stayed cool and surgically picked away at the home team, opening them up on the left, the right and down the middle. The Sun (2009)
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