usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 4.
1. (person) 
a. virtuoso(a) 
2. (indignation) 
a. justo(a) 
righteous [ˈraɪtʃəs]
1 (virtuous) [+person, conduct] honrado; recto
2 (self-righteous) [+tone, manner] de superioridad moral
her righteous manner irritated him su aire de superioridad moral lo irritaba
3 (justified) [+indignation, anger] justificado; justo
Fullbright was seething with righteous indignation There was an outburst of righteous [indignation]. They expressed pain and righteous anger at the injustices of ghetto life
the righteous (Bible) los justos
The Lord is far from the wicked but he hears the prayers of the righteous
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