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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Right as a glove.
  Right as a golden guinea.
  Right as a nail.
  Right as a pie.
  Right as a right angle.
  Right as ninepins.
  Right as rain.
  Right as the Church of England.
  Right as the day.
  Right as a conquerour.
            —English Ballad
  Right as a trivet.
            —Richard Harris Barham
  Right as the town clock.
            —Earl of Beaconsfield
  Right as a gun.
            —Beaumont and Fletcher
  Right as a line.
            —John Heywood
  Right as a fiddle.
            —John Lydgate
  Right as my leg.
            —François Rabelais
  Right as right.
            —The Puritan
  Right as my glove.
            —Sir Walter Scott
  As right as a ram’s horn.
            —John Skelton
  Right as ninepence.
            —Robert Louis Stevenson
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