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Definition 1: according with conscience or morality - [noun denoting attribute]

(rightness is a kind of ...) concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong; right or good conduct

(... are attributes of rightness) in conformance with justice or law or morality

"do the right thing and confess"

(... are attributes of rightness) contrary to conscience or morality or law

"it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor" "cheating is wrong" "it is wrong to lie"

Definition 2: conformity to fact or truth - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for rightness in the sense of this definition

(rightness is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... are attributes of rightness) free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth

"the correct answer" "the correct version" "the right answer" "took the right road" "the right decision"

(... are attributes of rightness) not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth

"an incorrect calculation" "the report in the paper is wrong" "your information is wrong" "the clock showed the wrong time" "found themselves on the wrong road" "based on the wrong assumptions"

Definition 3: appropriate conduct; doing the right thing - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for rightness in the sense of this definition

(rightness is a kind of ...) correct or appropriate behavior

Definition 4: conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where rightness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • it was performed with justness and beauty

Synonyms for rightness in the sense of this definition

(rightness is a kind of ...) correspondence in form or appearance

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