Definition Of rectitude


morally correct behavior or thinking; righteousness.

Maddie is a model of rectitude

Example Of rectitude

  • And if they did not know it - if they were genuinely convinced of their own rectitude - can we call them evil?

  • He is a model of moral rectitude , unabashed pragmatism, voluminous machismo and carnal fortification.

  • He now seems more than ever convinced of his own rectitude , more certain that his words and actions are necessarily benevolent.

  • However they range from the model of rectitude to the reprobate, from the intellectual to the ignorant, we vary more.

  • If more nudity is the conduit by which these ends are achieved, then so be it, and to hell with moral rectitude .

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