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Synonyms for justice
ˈdʒʌs tɪsjus·tice

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Wiktionary1.3 / 3 votes

  1. justicenoun


  2. justicenoun


  3. justicenoun

    Justice was served


  4. justicenoun

    to demand justice


  5. justicenoun


  6. justicenoun

    Mr. Justice Krever presides over the appellate court


  7. justicenoun


English Synonyms and Antonyms4.5 / 2 votes

  1. justice

    In its governmental relations, human or divine, justice is the giving to every person exactly what he deserves, not necessarily involving any consideration of what any other may deserve; equity (the quality of being equal) is giving every one as much advantage, privilege, or consideration as is given to any other; it is that which is equally right or just to all concerned; equity is equal justice and is thus a close synonym for fairness and impartiality, but it has a philosophical and legal precision that those words have not. In legal proceedings cases arise for which the law has not adequately provided, or in which general provisions, just in the main, would work individual hardship. The system of equity, devised to supply the insufficiencies of law, deals with cases "to which the law by reason of its universality can not apply." "Equity, then, ... is the soul and spirit of all law; positive law is construed and rational law is made by it." Blackstone bk. iii, ch. 27, p. 429. In personal and social relations justice is the rendering to every one what is due or merited, whether in act, word, or thought; in matters of reasoning, or literary work of any kind, justice is close, faithful, unprejudiced, and unbiased adherence to essential truth or fact; we speak of the justice of a statement, or of doing justice to a subject. Integrity, rectitude, right, righteousness and virtue denote conformity of personal conduct to the moral law, and thus necessarily include justice, which is giving others that which is their due. Lawfulness is an ambiguous word, meaning in its narrower sense mere legality, which may be very far from justice, but in its higher sense signifying accordance with the supreme law of right, and thus including perfect justice. Justness refers rather to logical relations than to practical matters; as, we speak of the justness of a statement or of a criticism. See JUDGE, n.

    equity, fair play, fairness, faithfulness, honor, impartiality, integrity, justness, law, lawfulness, legality, rectitude, right, righteousness, rightfulness, truth, uprightness, virtue

    dishonesty, favoritism, inequity, injustice, partiality, unfairness, unlawfulness, unreasonableness, untruth, wrong

    The justice of the king; to or for the oppressed.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. justice

    equity, impartiality, fairness, right, reasonableness, propriety, uprightness, desert, integrity

    injustice, wrong, partiality, unfairness, unreasonableness, unlawfulness, inadequateness

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 2 votes

  1. justice, justnessnoun

    the quality of being just or fair

    jurist, nicety, rightness, judge, justness

    unjustness, injustice

  2. justicenoun

    judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments

    jurist, judge, justness

    unjustness, injustice

  3. judge, justice, juristnoun

    a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice

    jurist, judge, legal expert, evaluator, justness

    injustice, unjustness

  4. Department of Justice, Justice Department, Justice, DoJnoun

    the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870

    jurist, judge, justness

    injustice, unjustness

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. justicenoun

    equity, equitableness, right, justness, fairness, impartiality, rectitude, fair play

  2. justicenoun

    judge, justiciary

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. justicenoun

    justness, quity, impartiality, judge

    inequity, injustice

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Justice":

    Tony Justice, Anthony Bowes, Lauren Justice

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  1. Zaman Ali:

    Justice is not natural among people, but the struggle for justice is the most noble act in society. Because justice may not be possible, but as it’s the way toward the desired society for each one to live in, that’s why its struggle is noble and regard as the highest act.

  2. George W. Bush:

    Whether we bring our enemies to justice, or justice to our enemies, justice will be done.

  3. Kathy Arberg:

    At Justice Ginsburg request, the Court has set aside the limited private space next to Justice Ginsburg request health facility for Justice Ginsburg to exercise. Justice Ginsburg doctors share Justice Ginsburg view that the training sessions are essential to Justice Ginsburg well-being, the space is being used exclusively by the justice.

  4. George W. Bush, September 20, 2001:

    Whether we bring our enemies to justice or bring justice to our enemies, justice will be done.

  5. Ryan Pack:

    Justice over love: Love is more powerful than malice, but justice is more powerful than love. Love without justice equals malice. Always choose justice over love otherwise you'll get injustice.

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