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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Justly  \Just"ly\,  adv  [From  {Just},  a.] 
  In  a  just  manner;  in  conformity  to  law,  justice,  or 
  propriety;  by  right  honestly;  fairly;  accurately.  ``In  equal 
  balance  justly  weighed.''  --Shak. 
 
  Nothing  can  justly  be  despised  that  can  not  justly  be 
  blamed:  where  there  is  no  choice  there  can  be  no  blame. 
  --South. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  justly 
  adv  1:  with  honesty;  "he  was  rightly  considered  the  greatest  singer 
  of  his  time"  [syn:  {rightly},  {justifiedly}]  [ant:  {unjustly}] 
  2:  in  accordance  with  moral  or  social  standards;  "that  serves 
  him  right";  "do  right  by  him"  [syn:  {right}] 




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