Definition of rightfulness in US English:



  • See rightful

    • ‘In other words, we are going to get into the circumstances of the rightfulness or wrongfulness of the gentleman's removal from this country in the first place.’
    • ‘A democracy can't exist if one political side continually denies the ability and the rightfulness of the other side to take charge of affairs.’
    • ‘The whole relationship must not only demonstrate, to his mind, its necessity, but its absolute rightfulness.’