about right adv.
to the best extent possible.
|Dict. Americanisms (2nd edn) 2: To do a thing about right is to do it well.|
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|Passing Eng. of the Victorian Era 209/1: Right, About (Peoples’). Modest self-depreciation, or depreciation in general; not absolutely right, but nearly so, e.g., ‘I thrashed him about right’.|