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Another word for rightful

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Adjective
  1. In accordance with principles of right or good conduct

      1. Having to do with ethics or morality; of or conforming to moral standards
      2. Conforming to the standards of conduct of a given profession or group
      3. Being in accordance with the accepted principles of right and wrong that govern the conduct of a profession:
      1. Conforming to standards of what is right or just in behavior; virtuous:
      2. Good or right in conduct or character; sometimes, specif., virtuous in sexual conduct
      3. Relating to, serving to teach, or in accordance with the principles of right and wrong
      1. Having principles, as of conduct
      2. Based on, having or manifesting principles.
      3. Based on, marked by, or manifesting principle:
      1. Belonging to one; own:
      2. Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
      3. Fitting; seemly; right
      1. Of the side or bank of a river on the right of a person facing downstream
      2. In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
      3. Having a right angle:
      1. Morally upright; without guilt or sin:
      2. Acting in a just, upright manner; doing what is right; virtuous
      3. Morally right; fair and just
      1. Sane, clear thinking.
      2. Having ideas and views based on what is right or intended to be right.
      1. Having, or characterized by, moral virtue; righteous
      2. (Archaic) Chaste:
      3. Having or showing virtue, especially moral excellence:
    See also:

    right

  2. Consistent with prevailing or accepted standards or circumstances

    See also:

    right

  3. Being so legitimately

      1. Being in accordance with established or accepted rules and standards:
      2. (Theater) Designating or of professionally produced stage plays, as distinguished from films, vaudeville, etc.
      3. Valid or justifiable:
      1. Properly called:
      2. Exactly conforming to a rule, standard, or pattern:
      3. Reliable; accurate:
    See also:

    true

Another word for rightful