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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"

Wiktionary

  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.

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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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

Examples of justly in a Sentence

  1. George Washington, First Inaugural Address, Apr. 30, 1789:

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

  2. Mac Donald:

    Violent-crime increase — call it Ferguson Effect 2.0 or the Minneapolis Effect — has come on with a speed and magnitude that make Ferguson 1.0 seem tranquil, george Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police in late May was justly condemned — but the event has now spurred an outpouring of contempt against the pillars of law and order that has no precedent in American history.

  3. George Gordon Byron:

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

  4. Pope Francis:

    We must resolve now to live as nobly and as justly as possible, as we educate new generations not to turn their back on our 'neighbors' and everything around us, building a nation calls us to recognize that we must constantly relate to others, rejecting a mindset of hostility in order to adopt one of reciprocal subsidiarity in a constant effort to do our best.

  5. Saint Augustine:

    Though there are very many nations all over the earth, ...there are no more than two kinds of human society, which we may justly call two cities, ...one consisting of those who live according to man, the other of those who live according to God ....To the City of Man belong the enemies of God, ...so inflamed with hatred against the City of God.

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