What does unjust mean?

Definitions for unjust
ʌnˈdʒʌstun·just

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfair, unjust(adj)

    not fair; marked by injustice or partiality or deception

    "used unfair methods"; "it was an unfair trial"; "took an unfair advantage"

  2. unjust(adj)

    violating principles of justice

    "unjust punishment"; "an unjust judge"; "an unjust accusation"

  3. inequitable, unjust(adj)

    not equitable or fair

    "the inequitable division of wealth"; "inequitable taxation"

Wiktionary

  1. unjust(Adjective)

    Not fair, just or right.

    The solution was very unjust.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unjust(adj)

    acting contrary to the standard of right; not animated or controlled by justice; false; dishonest; as, an unjust man or judge

  2. Unjust(adj)

    contrary to justice and right; prompted by a spirit of injustice; wrongful; as, an unjust sentence; an unjust demand; an unjust accusation

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unjust

    un-just′, adj. not just or controlled by justice: contrary to justice: dishonest, faithless.—adj. Unjus′tifīable, not justifiable.—n. Unjus′tifīableness.—advs. Unjus′tifīably; Unjust′ly.—n. Unjust′ness.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unjust in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unjust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of unjust in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    By pausing immigration, we'll help put unemployed Americans first in line for jobs as America reopens, it would be wrong and unjust for Americans laid off by the virus to be replaced with new immigrant labor flown in from abroad. We must first take care of the American workers.

  2. Henry David Thoreau:

    Unjust laws exist: shall we be content to obey them, or shall we endeavor to amend them, and obey them until we have succeeded, or shall we transgress them at once?

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    His abrupt, unjust dismissal is hard to understand and impossible to support, i commend Chairman Joe Crowley for his privileged resolution to establish a Select Committee to investigate the motivation for this unwarranted dismissal.

  4. Ulysses S. Grant:

    I know no method to secure the repeal of bad, obnoxious, or unjust laws so effective as their strict execution.

  5. District Attorney Jackie Lacey:

    The dismissal of tens of thousands of old cannabis-related convictions in Los Angeles County will bring much-needed relief to communities of color that disproportionately suffered the unjust consequences of our nation's drug laws, i am privileged to be part of a system dedicated to finding innovative solutions and implementing meaningful criminal justice reform that gives all people the support they need to build the life they deserve.

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