justiceship

[ juhs-tis-ship ]
/ ˈdʒʌs tɪsˌʃɪp /

noun

the office of a justice.

Nearby words

  1. justice in eyre,
  2. justice of the peace,
  3. justice of the peace court,
  4. justice's court,
  5. justicer,
  6. justicia,
  7. justiciable,
  8. justiciar,
  9. justiciary,
  10. justicoat

Origin of justiceship

First recorded in 1535–45; justice + -ship

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British Dictionary definitions for justiceship

justiceship

/ (ˈdʒʌstɪsˌʃɪp) /

noun

the rank or office of a justice
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