just rewards

Definition of just rewards

:punishment that someone deserves
  • That lying crook got his just rewards.

Word by Word Definitions

just play
  1. : having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason : reasonable

  2. : conforming to a standard of correctness : proper

  3. : faithful to an original

  1. : exactly, precisely

  2. : very recently

  3. : by a very small margin : barely

  1. : archaic variant of joust

reward play rewards
  1. : to give a reward to or for

  2. : recompense

  1. : something that is given in return for good or evil done or received or that is offered or given for some service or attainment

  2. : a stimulus (such as food) that is administered to an organism and serves to reinforce a desired response


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