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have a right

This page is about the collocation have a right

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

have a moral or legal claim or ability

For example

  • Don't men and women have equal rights these days?

  • You had no right to force your way into my house like that.

Quick Quiz

Everyone has the right to

a. steal things

b. a fair trial

c. go to jail

Contributor: Matt Errey