"a rightful inheritance"
true(a), lawful, rightful(a)(adj)
having a legally established claim
"the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"
By right, by law.
Who shall pull this sword from the stone is rightful king of England.
righteous; upright; just; good; -- said of persons
consonant to justice; just; as, a rightful cause
having the right or just claim according to established laws; being or holding by right; as, the rightful heir to a throne or an estate; a rightful king
belonging, held, or possessed by right, or by just claim; as, a rightful inheritance; rightful authority
The numerical value of rightful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of rightful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I can speak from first-hand experience about 'SNL's' rightful place in our culture.
Men now monopolize the upper levels depriving women of their rightful share of opportunities for incompetence.
Dignity comes not from control, but from understanding who you are and taking your rightful place in the world.
Each of these fossils represents a culturally and scientifically important artifact looted from its rightful owner.
If that means going back 10 years and redistributing medals to the rightful athletes, so be it, it's never too late to do the right thing.
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