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used in Hiroshima

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morally correct; or morally justified


acting or feeling morally superior — especially when it isn't true (this meaning is more typically seen as a compound word beginning with "self-")
  • The preachers said that it was no use blaming the government; that the hope of the Japanese people lay in repenting their sinful past and relying on God: "Seek ye first the Kingdom of God, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
    Five — The Aftermath (73% in)

There are no more uses of "righteous" in Hiroshima.

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