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rightful

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being what is called for by accepted standards of right and wrong
  • in light of her admission of having lied, the only rightful course of action for the governor would be to resign

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“Rightful.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rightful. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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