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justly

[ juhst-lee ]
/ ˈdʒʌst li /
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adverb
in a just manner; honestly; fairly: Deal justly with the prisoners.
in conformity to fact or rule; accurately: justly proportioned.
deservedly; as deserved.

OTHER WORDS FOR justly

2 correctly, properly, exactly.
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Origin of justly

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at just1, -ly
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