since 1997, the world's premier FREE website for learners + teachers of English
Get Word of the Day FREE

quite right

This page is about the collocation quite right

collocation pattern: adverb + adjective

Meaning

completely correct

For example

  • What Jenny just said is quite right.

  • Your English is improving, but some of your grammar isn't quite right yet.

Quick Quiz

If what you've said is "quite right", it's

a. not completely wrong

b. fairly correct

c. true

Contributor: Matt Errey