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rightness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rightness

  1. 1 conduct that conforms to an accepted standard of right and wrong she seems to confuse rightness with self-righteousness Synonyms of rightness character, decency, goodness, honesty, integrity, probity, rectitude, righteousness, morality, uprightness, virtue, virtuousnessWords Related to rightness high-mindedness, honor, incorruptibility, irreproachability, irreproachableness, right-mindedness, scrupulosity, scrupulousness; appropriateness, correctness, decorousness, decorum, etiquette, fitness, propriety, seemliness; ethics, moralsNear Antonyms of rightness impropriety, indecency, indecorum, indiscretion; debauchery, degeneracy, degradation, depravity, perversion, pervertedness, sinfulness; crookedness, dishonesty, underhandedness, unscrupulousness; lowness, meanness, viciousness, vileness; corruptionAntonyms of rightness badness, evil, evildoing, immorality, iniquity, sin, villainy, wickedness

  2. 2 the quality or state of being especially suitable or fitting the irrefutable rightness of the criticism didn't make it any more pleasant to hear Synonyms of rightness appositeness, aptness, felicitousness, felicity, fitness, fittingness, happiness, properness, propriety, appropriateness, seemliness, suitability, suitablenessWords Related to rightness agreeableness, compatibility, congruity, harmoniousness; applicability, bearing, connection, justifiability, materiality, pertinence, relevance, relevancy, validity; acceptability, adequacy, adequateness, convenience, expedience, expediency, satisfactoriness, serviceableness, usefulnessNear Antonyms of rightness disagreeableness, incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness, inexpedience, inexpediency, inharmoniousness, unbecomingness; immateriality, inapplicability, irrelevance, irrelevancy; meaninglessness, pointlessnessAntonyms of rightness improperness, impropriety, inappositeness, inappropriateness, inaptness, infelicity, unfitness, unseemliness, unsuitability, wrongness



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