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American English: /ˈraɪtʃəs/
British English: /ˈrʌɪtʃəs/

Translation of righteous in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (justified)
    Example sentences
    • His righteous indignation is quite understandable.
    • Your opponent comes out, quivering with righteous indignation, spoiling for a fight.
    • I've shared tears and anger, thoughtfulness and righteous indignation.
    1.3 (self-righteous) See examples: her righteous tone antagonized her colleagues
    su tono de superioridad moral provocó el antagonismo de sus colegas

plural noun

  • the righteous
    los justos

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