Definition of just rewards
: punishment that someone deserves That lying crook got his just rewards.
Word by Word Definitions
: archaic variant ofjoust
: having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason : reasonable
: faithful to an original
: conforming to a standard of correctness : proper
: exactly, precisely
: very recently
: by a very small margin : barely
: to give a reward to or for
: something that is given in return for good or evil done or received or that is offered or given for some service or attainment
: a stimulus (such as food) that is administered to an organism and serves to reinforce a desired response
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