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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 righ·teous /ˈraɪʧəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Right·eous a.  Doing, or according with, that which is right; yielding to all their due; just; equitable; especially, free from wrong, guilt, or sin; holy; as, a righteous man or act; a righteous retribution.
    Fearless in his righteous cause.   --Milton.
 Syn: -- Upright; just; godly; holy; uncorrupt; virtuous; honest; equitable; rightful.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of
             morality or justice; "the...prayer of a righteous man
             availeth much"- James 5:16 [ant: unrighteous]
      2: morally justified; "righteous indignation"