1531, Sir Thomas Elyot, The Boke named The Governour: Book III.
And Plato sayeth that it is extreme iniustice he to seme rightwise which in dede is uniuste.
2006, Percy Grainger, edited by Malcolm Gillies, David Pear, and Mark Carroll, Self-portrait of Percy Grainger, page 167.
Man feels maddened by his pent-uppness, & woman seems to understand that a rightwise man's cruel-fain-th is part of his hunger for women.
Origin of rightwise
- right + -wise