Synonyms for rightful
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- 1. rightful(prenominal), just (vs. unjust)
- usage: legally valid; "a rightful inheritance"
- 2. true(prenominal), lawful, rightful(prenominal), legitimate (vs. illegitimate)
- usage: having a legally established claim; "the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"