What does justly mean?

Definitions for justly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rightly, justly, justifiedly(adverb)

    with honesty

    "he was rightly considered the greatest singer of his time"

  2. justly, right(adverb)

    in accordance with moral or social standards

    "that serves him right"; "do right by him"

Wiktionary

  1. justly(Adverb)

    In a just or fair manner; rightfully.

  2. justly(Adverb)

    With a just or fair use of language; with good reason, properly.

  3. justly(Adverb)

    With great precision; accurately, exactly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Justly(adj)

    in a just manner; in conformity to law, justice, or propriety; by right; honestly; fairly; accurately

  2. Origin: [From Just, a.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of justly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of justly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aristotle:

    All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.

  2. George Gordon Byron:

    He who is only just is cruel. Who on earth could live were all judged justly

  3. Benjamin Franklin:

    Use no hurtful deceit think innocently and justly and if you speak, speak accordingly.

  4. John Stuart Mill:

    A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

  5. Alexander Hamilton:

    Power may be justly compared to a great river while kept within its bounds it is both beautiful and useful, but when it overflows its banks, it is then too impetuous to be stemmed it bears down all before it, and brings destruction and desolation wherever it goes.

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