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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: justify(0.01147 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to justify.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for; “The
emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns”; “The
end justifies the means” [syn: warrant]
2: show to be right by providing justification or proof;
“vindicate a claim” [syn: vindicate]
3: defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by
reasoning; “rationalize the child's seemingly crazy
behavior”; “he rationalized his lack of success” [syn: apologize,
apologise, excuse, rationalize, rationalise]
4: let off the hook; “I absolve you from this responsibility”
[syn: absolve, free] [ant: blame]
5: adjust the spaces between words; “justify the margins”
English → English (gcide)
Justify \Jus"ti*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Justified; p. pr. &
vb. n. Justifying.] [F. justifier, L. justificare; justus
just + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Just, a., and
1. To prove or show to be just; to vindicate; to maintain or
defend as conformable to law, right, justice, propriety,
That to the height of this great argument
I may assert eternal providence,
And justify the ways of God to men. --Milton.
Unless the oppression is so extreme as to justify
revolution, it would not justify the evil of
breaking up a government. --E. Everett.
2. To pronounce free from guilt or blame; to declare or prove
to have done that which is just, right, proper, etc.; to
absolve; to exonerate; to clear.
I can not justify whom the law condemns. --Shak.
3. (Theol.) To treat as if righteous and just; to pardon; to
exculpate; to absolve.
By him all that believe are justified from all
things, from which ye could not be justified by the
law of Moses. --Acts xiii.
4. To prove; to ratify; to confirm. [Obs.] --Shak.
5. (Print.) To make even or true, as lines of type, by proper
spacing; to align (text) at the left (left justify) or
right (right justify) margins of a column or page, or at
both margins; to adjust, as type. See Justification, 4.
(a) To show (a person) to have had a sufficient legal
reason for an act that has been made the subject of a
charge or accusation.
(b) To qualify (one's self) as a surety by taking oath to
the ownership of sufficient property.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
The production of bail in court, who there
justify themselves against the exception of the
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
Syn: To defend; maintain; vindicate; excuse; exculpate;
Justify \Jus"ti*fy\, v. i.
1. (Print.) To form an even surface or true line with
something else; to fit exactly.
2. (Law) To take oath to the ownership of property sufficient
to qualify one's self as bail or surety.