droiture

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, corresponding to droit +‎ -ure, or possibly from Latin dīrectūra. Compare Italian dirittura, Portuguese direitura, Spanish derechura.

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Noun[edit]

droiture f (plural droitures)

  1. rectitude, uprightness, honesty

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

droit +‎ -ure. Compare Old Provençal drechura.

Noun[edit]

droiture f (oblique plural droitures, nominative singular droiture, nominative plural droitures)

  1. right; entitlement
  2. justice; rightness