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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rightly, justly, justifiedlyadverb

    with honesty

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

  2. justly, rightadverb

    in accordance with moral or social standards

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


  1. justlyadverb

    In a just or fair manner; rightfully.

  2. justlyadverb

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

  3. justlyadverb

    With great precision; accurately, exactly.


  1. justly

    The Ven. Justly Hill (bapt. 16 December 1781 – 18 March 1853) was the Archdeacon of Buckingham from 1825 until 1853. He was born at St Boniface parish, Bonchurch, Isle of Wight, the youngest son of Col. William Hill, who served as aide-de-camp to Count de Lipp in the Seven Years' War, and Elizabeth Popham (1744–1809), great-granddaughter of MP Alexander Popham. He was the younger brother of Capt. Henry Hill. He was educated at Winchester College and New College, Oxford and ordained in 1806. He was Rector of Tingewick before being appointed Archdeacon of Buckingham on 7 September 1825. He died on .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Justlyadjective

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

  2. Etymology: [From Just, a.]

Editors Contribution

  1. justlyadverb

    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  

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  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

Examples of justly in a Sentence

  1. George Washington:

    The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty, and the destiny of the republican model of government, are justly considered deeply, perhaps as finally, staked on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.

  2. William Penn:

    A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.

  3. Andrew Carnegie:

    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.

  4. Salleigh Grubbs:

    It wasn't to glorify what happened on January the sixth, i want every single person who had a bad intention, or who did anything wrong on January the sixth, to be to be held accountable for that. But also, I want the people who were being held to be treated justly.

  5. Aristotle:

    All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.

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