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righteous
used in The Fountainhead

2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
a righteous cause
Definition
morally correct; or morally justified

or:

acting or feeling morally superior — especially when it isn't true (this meaning is more typically seen as a compound word beginning with "self-")
  • He felt that he must have progressed far upon the path of righteousness if he had been able to teach a point of virtue to his teacher.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (73% in)

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  • It was a sensational scandal, and there was the usual noise and the usual lust of righteous anger, such as is proper to all lynchings.
    4.13 — Part 4 Chapter 13 (35% in)

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