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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 right·ly /ˈraɪtli/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Right·ly, adv.
 1. Straightly; directly; in front. [Obs.]
 2. According to justice; according to the divine will or moral rectitude; uprightly; as, duty rightly performed.
 3. Properly; fitly; suitably; appropriately.
    Eve rightly called, Mother of all mankind.   --Milton.
 4. According to truth or fact; correctly; not erroneously; exactly. “I can not rightly say.”
    Thou didst not rightly see.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv : with honesty; "he was rightly considered the greatest singer
            of his time" [syn: justly, justifiedly] [ant: unjustly]