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Rightful

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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