Definition of the right wing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    the right wing

    BrE BrE//ðə ˌraɪt ˈwɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ðə ˌraɪt ˈwɪŋ//
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  1. 1 [singular + singular or plural verb] the part of a political party whose members are least in favour of social change He is on the right wing of the party.
  2. 2[countable, uncountable] an attacking player or a position on the right side of the field in a sports game opposite left wing
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: the right wing