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Synonyms for justice
ˈdʒʌs tɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. justice, justness(noun)

    the quality of being just or fair

    Synonyms:
    jurist, nicety, rightness, judge, justness

    Antonyms:
    unjustness, injustice

  2. justice(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    jurist, judge, justness

    Antonyms:
    unjustness, injustice

  3. judge, justice, jurist(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    jurist, judge, legal expert, evaluator, justness

    Antonyms:
    injustice, unjustness

  4. Department of Justice, Justice Department, Justice, DoJ(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    jurist, judge, justness

    Antonyms:
    injustice, unjustness

Wiktionary

  1. justice(noun)

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  2. justice(noun)

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  3. justice(noun)

    Justice was served

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  4. justice(noun)

    to demand justice

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  5. justice(noun)

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  6. justice(noun)

    Mr. Justice Krever presides over the appellate court

    Antonyms:
    injustice

  7. justice(noun)

    Antonyms:
    injustice

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  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.

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

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. justice

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. justice(n.)

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

  2. justice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    judge, justiciary

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. justice(n)

    Synonyms:
    justness, quity, impartiality, judge

    Antonyms:
    inequity, injustice

How to pronounce justice?

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How to say justice in sign language?

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How to use justice in a sentence?

  1. Pope Francis:

    May all people here find inspiration and strength to build a future of reconciliation, justice and peace for all the children of this beloved land.

  2. State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday:

    We note the Taliban have denied any responsibility and condemned both attacks as heinous, the Taliban and the Afghan government should cooperate to bring the perpetrators to justice.

  3. Thomas Carlyle:

    Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.

  4. Jerry Falwell:

    Even if it doesn't completely succeed it would send a clear message : of what a great job Gov. Justice is doing here in West Virginia by how many people would like to go even if they aren't allowed to go.

  5. The IDPC:

    We yesterday informed Mr Schrems and Facebook of our intention to seek declaratory relief in the Irish High Court and a referral to the CJEU (Court of Justice of the European Union) to determine the legal status of data transfers under standard contractual clauses.


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