What does justifiable mean?

Definitions for justifiableˈdʒʌs təˌfaɪ ə bəl, ˌdʒʌs təˈfaɪ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word justifiable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. justifiable(adj)

    capable of being justified


  1. justifiable(Adjective)

    That can be justified.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Justifiable(adj)

    capable of being justified, or shown to be just


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of justifiable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of justifiable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

    There are four kinds of Homicide felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.

  2. Tom Witt:

    It's an outrage — an absolute outrage, i can conceive of no justifiable reason for doing this.

  3. Barbara Weinstein:

    It’s easier not to communicate with someone with hearing loss, especially at that stage, but it is not justifiable, especially when there are options.

  4. Morgan Stanley analysts:

    Turmoil in China and Greece may put recent robust demand growth at risk, investors have justifiable concerns about the outlook for both supply and demand going forward given current events.

  5. Jack Vanderhei:

    I really can't explain why so many people are confident about their ability to pay for long-term care, it might be that they think - wrongly - that Medicare is going to cover it, or maybe they'll just spend down to indigent levels and go on Medicaid. But there's no way this is a justifiable sense of optimism.

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