rightful - definition and synonyms

adjective [only before noun] formal 

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/ˈraɪtf(ə)l/
  1. officially or legally accepted as right or correct

    The stolen paintings have now been restored to their rightful owners.

    The hero eventually gains his rightful place in society.

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derived word

rightfully

adverb

I only want what’s rightfully mine.

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