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Meaning of UNJUST

Pronunciation:  un'just

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  not fair; marked by injustice or partiality or deception; "used unfair methods"; "it was an unfair trial"; "took an unfair advantage"
  2. [adj]  not equitable or fair; "the inequitable division of wealth"; "inequitable taxation"
  3. [adj]  violating principles of justice; "unjust punishment"; "an unjust judge"; "an unjust accusation"
  4. [adj]  not righteous; "`unjust' is an archaic term for `unrighteous'"

UNJUST is a 6 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: actionable, below the belt, cheating(a), dirty, foul, inequitable, raw, unfair, unsporting, unsportsmanlike, wrongful
 Antonyms: equitable, fair, just
 See Also: dishonorable, dishonourable, partial, unjust, unrighteous, wrong



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Un*just"\, a.
1. Acting contrary to the standard of right; not animated or
   controlled by justice; false; dishonest; as, an unjust man
   or judge.

2. Contrary to justice and right; prompted by a spirit of
   injustice; wrongful; as, an unjust sentence; an unjust
   demand; an unjust accusation. -- {Un*just"ly}, adv. --
   {Un*just"ness}, n.