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Definitions of just

  1. To joust. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To tilt with lances on horseback. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To engage in a tilt or tournament. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. A tournament. Also, joust. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. A joust. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Justness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A tilt. Same as JOUST. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. by a small margin; "they could barely hear the speaker"; "we hardly knew them"; "just missed being hit"; "had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open"; "would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave"- W.B.Yeats Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. only a moment ago; "he has just arrived"; "the sun just now came out" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. Closely; nearly; almost. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Barely; merely; scarcely; only; by a very small space or time; as, he just missed the train; just too late. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Precisely; exactly; - in place, time, or degree; neither more nor less than is stated. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Exactly; barely; nearly; almost; perfectly. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Justly. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. Accurately: barely. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. Exactly; precisely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. But now; this moment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Barely; only. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. Close or closely; near or nearly; almost; exactly; barely. See Joust. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. implying justice dictated by reason, conscience, and a natural sense of what is fair to all; "equitable treatment of all citizens"; "an equitable distribution of gifts among the children" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. of moral excellence; "a genuinely good person"; "a just cause"; "an upright and respectable man"; "the life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous"- Frederick Douglass Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; or conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  23. used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting; "a just and lasting peace"- A.Lincoln; "a kind and just man"; "a just reward"; "his just inheritance" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  24. absolutely; "I just can't take it anymore"; "he was just grand as Romeo"; "it's simply beautiful!" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  25. Not transgressing the requirement of truth and propriety; conformed to the truth of things, to reason, or to a proper standard; exact; normal; reasonable; regular; due; as, a just statement; a just inference. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. Rendering or disposed to render to each one his due; equitable; fair; impartial; as, just judge. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. Conforming or conformable to rectitude or justice; not doing wrong to any; violating no right or obligation; upright; righteous; honest; true; - said both of persons and things. Webster Dictionary DB
  28. According to divine or human laws; upright; giving to every man his due; faithful; exact; regular; fair. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. Lawful: upright: exact: regular: true: righteous. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  30. Closely; exactly; barely. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  31. Upright; righteous; true. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  32. Righteous; honest; equitable. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  33. True; acting agreeably to right, or law, or engagement; impartial; righteous; faithful; agreeable to fact, or truth, or justice; agreeable to what is due, or proper, or proportionate. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  34. That acts in accordance with the principles of law or justice; conformable to laws, human or divine; true; right; proper; righteous; upright; innocent; accurate; merited; deserved. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for just

  1. I just want to tell him what I think!" – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  2. " But," said I, " you have just come out of it." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
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