Synonyms of righteous in English:

righteous

adjective

  • 1 the scriptures contain rules for righteous living
    [Antonyms] wicked sinful
  • 2 a look of righteous anger came over his face
    justifiable, justified, legitimate, defensible, supportable, just, rightful; well founded, sound, valid, admissible, allowable, understandable, excusable, acceptable, reasonable, sensible
    [Antonyms] unjustifiable
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