injustice, unfairness, iniquity, shabbiness(noun)
an unjust act
the practice of being unjust or unfair
absence of justice
violation of the rights of another person
unfairness; the state of not being fair or just
Origin: From injustice; surface analysis is .
want of justice and equity; violation of the rights of another or others; iniquity; wrong; unfairness; imposition
an unjust act or deed; a sin; a crime; a wrong
Origin: [F. injustice, L. injustitia. See In- not, and Justice, and cf. Unjust.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-jus′tis, n. violation or withholding of another's rights or dues: wrong: iniquity.
The numerical value of injustice in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of injustice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
The people's message is clear, and we've heard it. Injustice, never again ... Corruption, never again. Soon we'll settle the scores.
That the justice system provided an avenue for an immediate release to freedom for Mr. Elmore that was previously not available to him is more justice than injustice.
In a very narrow category of cases where the federal government believes an injustice has been done, then federal prosecutors will step in, but by and large, they operate in separate spheres.
In the area, you know there will always be contact but there was no push, he (Peralta) made a drama of it. In the end it's an injustice and we're leaving (the tournament) very hurt, it's not right that in the final minute there should be this injustice against us but we're leaving with our heads high.
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Translations for injustice
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- Unrecht, UngerechtigkeitGerman
- vääryys, epäoikeudenmukaisuusFinnish
- eucoirScottish Gaelic
- 不正, 不公平Japanese
- bèsprāvlje, nèprāvda, кривда, bezákonje, неправда, krȋvdaSerbo-Croatian
- orättvisa, oförrättSwedish
- labag sa katarunganTagalog
- adaletsizlik, haksızlıkTurkish
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