Associations to the word «Justice»


JUSTICE, noun. The state or characteristic of being just or fair.
JUSTICE, noun. The ideal of fairness, impartiality, etc., especially with regard to the punishment of wrongdoing.
JUSTICE, noun. Judgment and punishment of a party who has allegedly wronged another.
JUSTICE, noun. The civil power dealing with law.
JUSTICE, noun. A judge of certain courts. Also capitalized as a title.
JUSTICE, noun. Correctness, conforming to reality or rules.
JUSTICE, noun. The title of a justice of court.
JUSTICE, proper noun. An occupational surname​.
JUSTICE, proper noun. A male or female given name from the abstract noun justice.
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE, noun. A judicial officer with varying responsibilities depending on the country.

Dictionary definition

JUSTICE, noun. The quality of being just or fair.
JUSTICE, noun. Judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments.
JUSTICE, noun. A public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice.
JUSTICE, noun. The United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870.

Wise words

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