rightly, justly, justifiedly(adverb)
"he was rightly considered the greatest singer of his time"
in accordance with moral or social standards
"that serves him right"; "do right by him"
In a just or fair manner; rightfully.
With a just or fair use of language; with good reason, properly.
With great precision; accurately, exactly.
in a just manner; in conformity to law, justice, or propriety; by right; honestly; fairly; accurately
Etymology: [From Just, a.]
In a just manner.
The business paid the salary and wages of their employees as justly is was the right thing to do.Submitted by MaryC on March 30, 2020
The numerical value of justly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of justly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of justly in a Sentence
A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.
Neither praise nor blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to proscribe, and honestly to award - these are the true aims and duties of criticism.
The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly entitled.
We recognize that during his lifetime Chief Poundmaker was not treated justly nor showed the respect he deserved as a leader of his people, it is my sincere hope that, by coming together today and taking this important step together as equal partners, we can continue the important work of reconciling the past and renewing our relationship.
In some dispositions there is such an envious kind of pride that they cannot endure that any but themselves should be set forth as excellent; so that when they hear one justly praised they will either openly detract from his virtues; or, if those virtues be, like a clear and shining light, eminent and distinguished, so that he cannot be safely traduced by the tongue, they will then raise a suspicion against him by a mysterious silence, as if there were something remaining to be told which overclouded even his brightest glory.
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