justness justness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety
  2. (n) the quality of being just or fair

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Our security emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint.
  2. More to the point was the special justness of giving the Commission a one-third Negro say: of pro pugs today, 70% are Negroes.
  3. His faith in the essential goodness of the Army, the justness of the cause, he says, informs even his most piercing criticisms.

Quotes

  1. "Our security," Obama said, "emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint."
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Calgary Herald

  2. "We are sticking to our position. We are standing fast, believing in the justness of our position," Saniora said to a group of supporters at his downtown office, which is ringed by barbed wire, troops and riot police. "We are open with our...
    on Dec 7, 2006 By: Fuad Saniora Source: USA Today

  3. Botanist Joseph Banks, who sailed with 18th century explorer James Cook on his first voyage of discovery to the Pacific, described "the immense elegance and justness" of the Maori moko, saying they were "finished with a masterly taste and...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Joseph Banks Source: AFP

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