• (a.) Rendering or disposed to render to each one his due; equitable; fair; impartial; as, just judge. • (adv.) Closely; nearly; almost. • (a.) Not transgressing the requirement of truth and propriety; conformed to the truth of things, to reason, or to a proper standard; exact; normal; reasonable; regular; due; as, a just statement;...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/just/
1. Precisely; exactly; in place, time, or degree; neither more nor less than is stated. 'And having just enough, not covet more.' (Dryden) 'The god Pan guided my hand just to the heart of the beast.' (Sir P. Sidney) 'To-night, at Herne's oak, just 'twixt twelve and one.' (Shak) ... 2. Closely; nearly; almost. 'Just at the point of death.' (Sir W. T...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
only a moment ago; `he has just arrived`; `the sun just now came out`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting; `a just and lasting peace`- A.Lincoln; `a kind and just man`; `a just reward`; `his just inheritance`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
[ French juste
, Latin justus
, from jus
right, law, justice; orig., that which is fitting; akin to Sanskrit yu
to join. Confer Injury
Conforming or conformable to rectitude or justice; not ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/J/17
Just adverb 1.
Precisely; exactly; -- in place, time, or degree; neither more nor less than is stated. « And having just
enough, not covet more.» Dryden.
« The god Pan guided my hand just
to the heart of the beast.» Sir P. Sidney.
...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/J/17
Just intransitive verb
[ See Joust
.] To joust. Fairfax. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/J/17
A joust. Dryden. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/J/17
fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscienceFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/1810390
just 1. Guided by truth, reason, justice, and fairness: 'We want to be just in our decision.' 2. Done or made according to principle; equitable; proper: 'He made a just reply to her question.' 3. Based on right; lawful: 'She made a just claim for her injury.' 4. In keeping with truth or fact; true; correct: 'They made a just analysis.' 5. Given o....Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1113/3
- used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting 2. [adv] - (intensifier) absolutely 3. [adv] - only a moment agoFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=just
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