Synonyms for rightful

Synonyms for (adjective) rightful

Synonyms: rightful

Definition: legally valid

Usage: a rightful inheritance

Similar words: just

Definition: used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting

Usage: a just and lasting peace- A.Lincoln; a kind and just man; a just reward; his just inheritance


Synonyms: lawful, true, rightful

Definition: having a legally established claim

Usage: the legitimate heir; the true and lawful king

Similar words: legitimate

Definition: of marriages and offspring; recognized as lawful