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Synonyms for justifyingjus·ti·fy·ing

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  1. List of paraphrases for "justifying":

    justify, warranting, justification, substantiating

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  1. Saint Jerome:

    The line, often adopted by strong men in controversy, of justifying the means by the end.

  2. Thomas Szasz:

    Men are rewarded or punished not for what they do but for how their acts are defined. That is why men are more interested in better justifying themselves than in better behaving themselves.

  3. Andrew Carter:

    We take a relatively dim view of the venture's Canadian prospects in justifying the implied value ceded by Canopy, canadian cannabis brand development is difficult with restrictions specifically prohibiting utilizing celebrity names, and we believe Canopy is ceding a cash flow positive asset.

  4. Geraldo Cadava:

    Democrats have consistently tried to defend DACA recipients, whereas President Donald Trump has flip-flopped on numerous occasions, sometimes he says he supports them, while other times, when justifying his desire to rescind, he says they're' far from angels,' and some are' hardened criminals.'.

  5. Robert Chapman:

    A quotation, like a pun, should come unsought, and then be welcomed only for some propriety of felicity justifying the intrusion.

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