do an injustice to (someone or something)

idiom

Definition of do an injustice to (someone or something)

: to treat (someone or something) in an unfair way The weak punishment does an injustice to the criminal's victims.

Learn More About do an injustice to (someone or something)

Dictionary Entries Near do an injustice to (someone or something)

do a moonlight flit

do an injustice to (someone or something)

do anything

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for do an injustice to (someone or something)

Cite this Entry

“Do an injustice to (someone or something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/do%20an%20injustice%20to%20%28someone%20or%20something%29. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon
Seen & Heard
People are talking about

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!