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Rightful

Pronunciation of Rightful
/ɹˈa͡ɪtfə͡l/, /ɹˈa‍ɪtfə‍l/, /ɹ_ˈaɪ_t_f_əl/

Antonyms for rightful:

unjust, illegitimate.

Synonyms for rightful:

Sense 1

guiltless, legal, current, right-minded, innocent, legit, innocence, legally, aboveboard, kosher, legitimacy, legality, fit, clean, principled.

Sense 2

ethical, virtuous, merited.

Sense 3

fitting.

Sense 4

appropriate, proper, moral.

Sense 5

righteous, right.

Sense 7

good.

merited

deserved.

sanctioned

statutory.

Other synonyms and related words:

legal, righteous, competent, statutory, aboveboard, on-key, fitting, right-minded, good, legit, proper, condign, straight, virtuous, appropriate, fit, moral, right, kosher, merited, innocence, deserved, warranted, innocent, principled, ethical, legally, due, fair, truthful, licit, justified, rule-governed.

all (adjective)

true, lawful.

appropriate (adjective)

good.

deserving (adjective)

righteous.

due (adjective)

justified.

fit (adjective)

competent.

just (adjective)

legitimate.

justifiable (adjective)

licit.

lawful (adjective)

innocent, warranted, statutory.

proper (adjective)

legal, fair.

rightful (adjective)

fair, ethical, principled, merited, right, due, proper, fitting, condign, fit, right-minded, just, virtuous, legit, moral, deserved, appropriate, legal, true, lawful.

suitable (adjective)

appropriate, due.

Sense 1 (noun)

legitimacy, legally, clean, current, innocent, guiltless.

Sense 2 (noun)

proper, moral, righteous, ethical, right-minded, principled, virtuous, right.

Sense 3 (noun)

merited, fitting, appropriate, deserved, fit, due.

rightful (noun)

lawful, true, legitimate, just.

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