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Definition of the adjective righteous

What does righteous mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more righteous / most righteous

  1. characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice
  2. morally justified
    • example: righteous indignation
    • similar: moral

Alternative definition of the adjective righteous

adjective

  1. free from sin or guilt
  2. moral and virtuous, suggesting sanctimonious
  3. justified morally
  4. (slang US) awesome

Definition of the verb righteous

What does righteous mean as a doing word?

verb

  1. To make righteous; specifically, to justify religiously, to absolve from sin.

Business

Righteous is a record label.

Character

Righteous is a fictional character from the 2009 film Aisha and Rahul.

Music

  1. "Righteous" is the 1994 debut release by North Carolina funk band DAG.
  2. "Righteous" is a musical album of Eternal Oath.
    • released on (13 years ago)

Film

"Righteous" is a short film, directed by Cory Bowles.

  • country: Canada
  • language: English Language
  • released in

Phrases with Righteous

  1. self-righteous
  2. army of the righteous
  3. Tzedek / the Righteous

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Righteous

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Google previewVoices That Carry (2005)

by Warren Smith

Being righteous means standing for truth, and Christian people ought to be able to stand for God's truth in whatever sphere it occurs. Right now we are having great problems with lack of righteousness in entertainment, popular culture, and in ...

Google previewStudies in the Sermon on the Mount (1976)

by David Martyn Lloyd-Jones

No; holiness means being righteous, and being righteous means keeping the law . Therefore if your so-called grace (which you say you have received) does not make you keep the law, you have not received grace. You may have received a ...

Google previewDictionary of Genocide: M-Z (2008)

by Samuel Totten, Paul Robert Bartrop

RIGHTEOUS AMONG THE NATIONS regard to providing knowledge of the telegram to the British Jewish community. Though the information was now public , World War II would not end until three years later, during which time millions of Jews ...

Google previewMounce's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (2009)

by William D. Mounce

and thus become fully righteous; this is our Christian hope (Gal. 5:5). (6) In summary, therefore, like salvation (see salvation), “righteousness” is a gift that we receive from God when we believe, is a present reality in our lives, and is a ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Jewish Myth, Magic and Mysticism (2016)

Second Edition by Geoffrey W. Dennis

Righteous, the: (/Tzadikim, also Kedoshim; Amudat haOlam). While Judaism has no notion of “Saints” in the sense that it is used in Roman Catholicism, Judaism definitely recognizes “saints” (with a small “s”). These are exceptionally pure and ...

Google previewDictionary of Genocide: A-L (2008)

by Samuel Totten, Paul Robert Bartrop

RIGHTEOUS AMONG THE NATIONS regard to providing knowledge of the telegram to the British Jewish community. Though the information was now public , World War II would not end until three years later, during which time millions of Jews ...

Google previewInstant encyclopaedia of geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

RIGHTEOUS. INDIGNATION. By tradition, the suburb has enjoyed a poor reputation among urban commentators and practitioners in Great Britain and North America, indeed, the examples of derogatory quotes that can be assembled is ...

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Small photo of Saransk, Russia - March 10, 2018: The Cathedral of the holy righteous warrior Theodore UshakovSmall photo of Togliatti, Samara Region, Russia - May 14, 2018: Early morning, view of the Parish in honor of the Holy Righteous John of KronstadtSmall photo of Kronstadt, Russia- 27,05,2018 Monument holy righteous Admiral Fedor Ushakov near the Naval cathedral of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Nikolsky Stauropegic Naval Cathedral)Small photo of Kronstadt, Russia- 27,05,2018 Monument holy righteous Admiral Fedor Ushakov near the Naval cathedral of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Nikolsky Stauropegic Naval Cathedral)Small photo of Kronstadt, Russia- 27,05,2018 Monument holy righteous Admiral Fedor Ushakov near the Naval cathedral of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Nikolsky Stauropegic Naval Cathedral)Small photo of Kronstadt, Russia- 27,05,2018 Monument holy righteous Admiral Fedor Ushakov near the Naval cathedral of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Nikolsky Stauropegic Naval Cathedral)Small photo of Kronstadt, Russia- 27,05,2018 Monument holy righteous Admiral Fedor Ushakov near the Naval cathedral of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Nikolsky Stauropegic Naval Cathedral) More...

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Quotes about Righteous

Whosover loveth wisdom is righteous, but he that keepeth company with fowl is weird. (Woody Allen)
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Scrabble value of R1I1G2H4T1E1O1U1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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