- the quality or state of being just, equitable, or right: His justness was never doubted.
- conformity to fact or rule; correctness; exactness.
Origin of justness
Related Words for justnesscourtesy, duty, right, honesty, veracity, due, goodness, disinterestedness, integrity, civility, objectiveness, justice, disinterest, decorum, impartiality, dispassion, equity, seemliness, objectivity, tolerance
Examples from the Web for justness
Historical Examples of justness
In effect the picture there that Monsieur designs is of a justness, but of a justness!
I acknowledge the justness of the complaint—I see its force, and appreciate its value.Nuts and Nutcrackers
Charles James Lever
Such was the fact; as to the justness of their charges, I have nothing to say.A Journal of a Young Man of Massachusetts, 2nd ed.
Providence, in the justness of his ways, has deprived her of an excellent mother.The Boarding School
The bystanders seemed to acquiesce in the justness and rightfulness of the action.A Voyage round the World