What does injustice mean?

Definitions for injusticeɪnˈdʒʌs tɪs

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. injustice, unfairness, iniquity, shabbiness(noun)

    an unjust act

  2. injustice, unjustness(noun)

    the practice of being unjust or unfair


  1. injustice(Noun)

    absence of justice

  2. injustice(Noun)

    violation of the rights of another person

  3. injustice(Noun)

    unfairness; the state of not being fair or just

  4. Origin: From injustice; surface analysis is .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Injustice(noun)

    want of justice and equity; violation of the rights of another or others; iniquity; wrong; unfairness; imposition

  2. Injustice(noun)

    an unjust act or deed; a sin; a crime; a wrong

  3. Origin: [F. injustice, L. injustitia. See In- not, and Justice, and cf. Unjust.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Injustice

    in-jus′tis, n. violation or withholding of another's rights or dues: wrong: iniquity.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of injustice in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of injustice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anne Kuik:

    What drives me is injustice.

  2. Esnesto "Che" Guevara:

    Never be indiferent to injustice.

  3. Juan Grabois:

    The poor not only suffer injustice.

  4. Thomas Fuller:

    Rigid justice is the greatest injustice.

  5. Edmund Burke:

    Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.

Images & Illustrations of injustice

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