What does injustice mean?

Definitions for injustice
ɪnˈdʒʌs tɪsin·jus·tice

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. injustice, unfairness, iniquity, shabbinessnoun

    an unjust act

  2. injustice, unjustnessnoun

    the practice of being unjust or unfair

Wiktionary

  1. injusticenoun

    absence of justice

    Etymology: From injustice; surface analysis is .

  2. injusticenoun

    violation of the rights of another person

    Etymology: From injustice; surface analysis is .

  3. injusticenoun

    unfairness; the state of not being fair or just

    Etymology: From injustice; surface analysis is .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Injusticenoun

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

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

  2. Injusticenoun

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

    Etymology: [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.

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Numerology

  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

Examples of injustice in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    We must continue once again to shine a light on the horrendous atrocities taking place around the corner and around the globe, we must continue to fight injustice in all its forms, in whatever scale or shape it takes in our lives. Together, we must declare that the era of allowing brutality against women and children is over.

  2. Jackie Lacey:

    I am sorry for this injustice and I am so happy that you did not give up on us and allowed us to share this moment.

  3. Abu Ibrahim:

    The hell known as ISIS is what you read about in newspapers, while we live it every day, freedom squares where we once stood and chanted against injustice and crimes committed by the Assad regime have turned into squares of execution where bodies of my countrymen hang on its wall.

  4. Reinhold Niebuhr:

    Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible, but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary.

  5. Frederick Douglass:

    Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.

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