Synonyms for righteous

Synonyms for (adjective) righteous

Synonyms: righteous

Definition: morally justified

Usage: righteous indignation

Similar words: moral

Definition: concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles

Usage: moral sense; a moral scrutiny; a moral lesson; a moral quandary; moral convictions; a moral life


Synonyms: righteous

Definition: characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice

Usage: the...prayer of a righteous man availeth much- James 5:16

Similar words: just, upright, good

Definition: of moral excellence

Usage: a genuinely good person; a just cause; an upright and respectable man


Similar words: sound

Definition: free from moral defect

Usage: a man of sound character