Synonyms of righteous in English:

righteous


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adjective

1‘the scriptures contain rules for righteous living’

SYNONYMS
good, virtuous, upright, upstanding, decent, worthy
ethical, principled, moral, high-minded, law-abiding, just, honest, innocent, faultless, honourable, blameless, guiltless, irreproachable, sinless, uncorrupted, anti-corruption, saintly, angelic, pure, noble, noble-minded, pious, God-fearing
ANTONYMS

wicked, sinful

2‘a look of righteous anger came over his face’

SYNONYMS
justifiable, justified, legitimate, defensible, supportable, just, rightful
well founded, sound, valid, admissible, allowable, understandable, excusable, acceptable, reasonable, sensible
ANTONYMS

unjustifiable