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1. The man who is best suited to be one's romantic partner. Don't despair about your breakup. I mean, look at me—I was nearly 40 when I met the right guy. The right guy is out there for you. You just have to be patient.
2. A man who is reliable and morally upright. Tom has proven himself to be a right guy. He's been instrumental in keeping the company running smoothly these last five years. Our first order of business is to show the jury that you are a right guy. That will make it harder for them to associate any sort of crime or wrongdoing.
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n. a good guy; a straight guy. Tom is a right guy. No trouble with him.
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