put (someone) right

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put (someone) right

To correct someone's attitude, belief, or behavior; to make sure someone understands something correctly. I had to put Stephen right after I realized that he'd been operating the machinery wrong this whole time. Helen told me she thought the moon landing was faked, so I had to put her right!
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That win puts us right up with the pacesetters with a game in hand.
It's a win that puts us right back in the Six Nations title hunt, putting a spring in our step and giving us something to look forward to as winter turns into spring.
It's the only programme of international symphony orchestras in the North-east - you'd have to travel to either Leeds or Edinburgh to find a remotely similar line-up - and it puts us right up there alongside some of the best classical venues in the country.
The utility and application of biometrics in law enforcement and national security puts us right in the square in the middle of that.
Our new, state-of-the-art facility in Hawarden Business Park puts us right in the heart of a manufacturing centre of excellence.
But this win puts us right back in it and we can now get our title challenge back on track.
Mas does a sterling job helping all of us learn from what he uncovers in his research, and his writing always puts us right there when it's happening.
Luckily we survived and the three points puts us right where we need to be.
And Sheerin said: "This is a massive result for us particularly in view of the fact we lost heavily at Shielfield earlier in the season "It puts us right back in contention for the league.
We want to get out of that bottom three and if we can win it puts us right on the verge of safety," he said.
Our geography puts us right at the beating heart of the renewable energy industries of the future: nuclear, wind power, tidal, biomass.
It is a first-class space that puts us right in the middle of Downtown's rapidly-evolving cultural scene.
It puts us right up there with artists who are signed to a record label, which is great.
The location of our new site puts us right in the middle of our service area" he added.
Toby Hedworth QC, head of Trinity Chambers, said: "Trinity Chambers has been at the heart of the region's legal community for the last half century ( and the move we've made to our impressive new Quayside premises now puts us right in the middle of its business community, too.