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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undue, unjustified, unwarrantedadjective

    lacking justification or authorization

    "desire for undue private profit"; "unwarranted limitations of personal freedom"


  1. unjustifiedadjective

    not justified


  1. unjustified

    Unjustified refers to something that is not supported by reasonable or legitimate grounds, demonstrated to be right or appropriate, or proven to be correct or defensible. This term could refer to actions, beliefs, claims, decisions, or behaviors considered unfair, undeserved, or unwarranted. It involves situations that lack proper reasoning, evidence, or moral principles.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unjustified in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unjustified in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unjustified in a Sentence

  1. John Cornyn:

    I think she's going to be a good witness and I think we will be prepared for that and be prepared to refute any unjustified criticism.

  2. Alex Wang:

    It's very dangerous to get into A-shares at their current level because momentum is too strong, the value is unjustified and there hasn't been much fresh news.

  3. Shashank Khubchandani:

    We all make inexcusable and unjustified mistakes. But then again. What are we if we don't make mistakes?

  4. Franklin D. Roosevelt, First Inaugural Address, Mar. 4, 1933:

    The only thing we have to fear is fear itself -- nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.

  5. Justice Department:

    The crack/powder sentencing disparity has unquestionably led to unjustified differences in sentences for trafficking in two forms of the same substance, as well as unwarranted racial disparities in its application, the sentencing disparity was based on misinformation about the pharmacology of cocaine and its effects, and it is unnecessary to address the genuine and critical societal problems associated with trafficking cocaine, including violent crime.

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