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Definition of Rightful

Rightful
Rightful Right"ful, a. 1. Righteous; upright; just; good; -- said of persons. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 2. Consonant to justice; just; as, a rightful cause. 3. Having the right or just claim according to established laws; being or holding by right; as, the rightful heir to a throne or an estate; a rightful king. 4. Belonging, held, or possessed by right, or by just claim; as, a rightful inheritance; rightful authority. Syn: Just; lawful; true; honest; equitable; proper.

Meaning of Rightful from wikipedia

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