- 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 powerMore example sentences
goodness, virtue, virtuousness, uprightness, decency, integrity, worthiness, rectitude, probity, morality, ethicalness, high-mindedness, justice, honesty, honour, honourableness, innocence, blamelessness, guiltlessness, irreproachability, sinlessness, saintliness, purity, nobility, noble-mindedness, piety, piousness
- 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.