The quality of being morally right or justifiable: we had little doubt about the righteousness of our cause conviction of his own moral righteousness gave his oratory an irresistible power
More example sentences
- Sure, we have our opinion on the issues, but we don't think we have a monopoly on morality or righteousness.
- During this period he is urged to earn an honest living and follow righteousness.
- He is a good-mannered hypocrite whose tedious righteousness has driven his beloved wife away.