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correct1 (adj.) feer, reajagh; kiart: You have a correct Manx accent - Ta blass kiart ny Gaelgey ayd. DF idiom; reih: That was the correct thing to do - Va shen yn reih red dy yannoo. DF idiom

correct2 (as mistake) kiartaghey; (to); (dy) chiartaghey

correct3 (as behaviour) jeih-; jonnick, reih, ynrick

correct4 (v.) (as child) kerraghey, smaghtaghey; smaghtee

correct5 (v.) (as text) lhiasaghey

Inexact matches:

jeih- (pref.) chosen, excellent, proper; (as behaviour) correct

jonnick (as behaviour) correct; fair: Cha nel shen jonnick. DF

absolutely (adj.) ass myghin, er dagh ooilley chor; dy bollagh: I agree with you absolutely - Ta mee cordail rhyt dy bollagh. DF idiom; slane: You are absolutely correct - Ta shiu slane kiart. DF idiom

decimal (n., adj.) jeihoil: Correct to three decimal places - Kiart gys tree ynnydyn jeihoil. DF idiom; jeihoilan

places (npl.) boayllyn; buill: He changed places with me - Choonree eh buill marym. DF idiom; ynnydyn: Correct to three decimal places - Kiart gys tree ynnydyn jeihoil. DF idiom

chiartaghey (dy); (to) correct: Son yn oyr shoh daag mee oo ayns Crete, dy chiartaghey ny reddyn ta ergooyl, as dy phointeil shirveishee ayns dagh ardvalley, my r doardee mee dhyt. Bible

kerraghey 1 amerce, castigate, chasten, chastening, correct, penalize, penalty, plague, punish, punishing, victimize a: Neem's kerraghey er kerraghey y lhieeney orroo Bible; 2 correction, punishment, visitation, vengeance; 3 mending

kiart (=Ir. ceart) 1 accurate, concession, correct, due, equity, even, exact, just, level, orthodox, precise, prerogative, proper, pukka, right, thorough-paced, title, undeviating, upright, plain, meet, indifferent a: eer y raad kiart roish y voalley lesh y niar Bible; 2 (real) true; 3 apposite [O.Ir. cert]

reajagh correct, orderly, smooth; discreet: Va'n stashoon niart ushtey-lectraghys shoh keillit dy reajagh ayns ny biljyn. Dhoor

reih (=Ir. rogha) champion, choice, discrimination, election, favourite, option; (as behaviour) correct; decided, preferred; choose, elect, opt, select, single out: ghow eh yn chied ayrn myr reih da hene Bible

smaghtaghey afflict, chasten, chastening, check, control, discipline, govern, master, mortify, overmaster, refrain, restrain, subject, taming: Ren mee dobberan as smaghtaghey mee hene lesh trostey Bible; (of pests) control; (as child) correct; castigation, chastisement

smaghtee chastening, corrective, prohibitory: nee yn slat smaghtee geiyrt magh eh Bible; chasten, correct, smite: Smaghtee mee ayns myghin, tra ta mee gaase mee-rioosagh jeh my haualtys. CS; punished

ynrick (as behaviour) correct; earnest, faithful, forthcoming, frank, genuine, honest, intrinsic, just, open-hearted, outright, righteous, sincere, straightforward, truthful, undeviating, upright, upstanding, openhearted: ta'n boght ynrick ny share na'n berchagh breagagh Bible

feer (=Ir. fíor) 1 exceeding, exceptionally, extremely, very a: As va'n ven aeg feer aalin Bible; 2 authentic, correct, pure, real, regular, sheer, sincere, true, truthful, veritable: ghow mish ayns laue jurnaa sheese trooid y diunid er nagh vrish rieau laa, gys niurin agglagh, raad ta aggle reill 's e yalloo feer, as reesht back gys y theihll aalin shoh wass PC; 3 (n.) truth; 4 particular [L. veros]

kiartaghey accommodate, adjust, adjusting, amend, appoint, dispose, even out, fix, make, mend, modify, prepare, qualify, ready, redress, setting, settle, settling; correct, true; correction, modification, preparation, rectification; set in order: nee oo kiartaghey ny reddyn ta dy ve soit er ayns nyn order oural-millish y lostey er Bible; dress: As nee Aaron lostey er oural-millish dy chooilley voghrey: tra t'eh kiartaghey ny lampyn, nee eh oural-millish y lostey er. Bible


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