Definitions For Justify


  • Adjust the spaces between words
  • Show to be right by providing justification or proof
  • (used of God) declare innocent; absolve from the penalty of sin
  • To provide or be a good reason for (something) : to prove or show (something) to be just, right, or reasonable
  • To provide a good reason for the actions of (someone)
  • To position (text) so that the edges form a straight line

Is Justify a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Justify is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Justify in a Sentence

  • He tried to justify his behavior by saying that he was being pressured unfairly by his boss.
  • The fact that we are at war does not justify treating innocent people as criminals.

Synonyms for Justify

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