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unjust

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adjective un·just \ˌən-ˈjəst\

Simple Definition of unjust

  • : not fair or deserved : not just

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unjust

  1. 1 :  characterized by injustice :  unfair

  2. 2 archaic :  dishonest, faithless

unjustly adverb
unjustness play \-ˈjəs(t)-nəs\ noun

Examples of unjust in a sentence

  1. The convict received an unjust sentence.



14th Century

First Known Use of unjust

14th century


UNJUST Defined for Kids

unjust

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adjective un·just \ˌən-ˈjəst\

Definition of unjust for Students

  1. :  not just :  unfair <an unjust decision>

unjustly adverb <She was unjustly accused.>



Law Dictionary

unjust

adjective un·just

Legal Definition of unjust

  1. :  characterized by injustice :  deficient in justice and fairness <an unjust sentence>

unjustly adverb
unjustness noun




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