Synonyms of righteous in English:

righteous


See definition of righteous

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