(adj.) used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting; 'a just and lasting peace'- A.Lincoln; 'a kind and just man'; 'a just reward'; 'his just inheritance' .
(adv.) exactly at this moment or the moment described; 'we've just finished painting the walls, so don't touch them';.
(adv.) only a moment ago; 'he has just arrived'; 'the sun just now came out'.
(adv.) absolutely; 'I just can't take it anymore'; 'he was just grand as Romeo'; 'it's simply beautiful!'.
(a.) Conforming or conformable to rectitude or justice; not doing wrong to any; violating no right or obligation; upright; righteous; honest; true; -- said both of persons and things.
(a.) Not transgressing the requirement of truth and propriety; conformed to the truth of things, to reason, or to a proper standard; exact; normal; reasonable; regular; due; as, a just statement; a just inference.
(a.) Rendering or disposed to render to each one his due; equitable; fair; impartial; as, just judge.
(adv.) Precisely; exactly; -- in place, time, or degree; neither more nor less than is stated.
(adv.) Closely; nearly; almost.
(adv.) Barely; merely; scarcely; only; by a very small space or time; as, he just missed the train; just too late.
(v. i.) To joust.
(n.) A joust.
a. . Equitable, right, rightful, lawful, reasonable.. Honest, fair, upright, righteous, blameless, pure, conscientious, uncorrupt, virtuous, honorable, impartial, even-handed, straightforward.. Exact, true, proper, accurate, correct, normal, regular.. Deserved, merited, condign, suitable, due.
ad. Exactly, precisely.
SYN:Exact, fitting, true, fair, proportioned, harmonious, honest, reasonable,sound, honorable, normal, impartial, equitable, upright, regular, orderly,lawful, right, righteous, proper
ANT:Inexact, misfitted, disproportioned, illproportioned, untrue, inharmonious,unfair, unreasonable, unsound, dishonorable, partial, unequitable, unjust,irregular, abnormal, disorderly
adv. lawful: upright: exact: regular: true: righteous.—adv. precisely almost exactly very lately (coll.) quite barely.—adv. Just′ly in a just manner: equitably: uprightly: accurately: by right.—n. Just′ness equity: propriety: exactness.
n. a tilt. Same as Joust.
n. the encounter of two knights on horseback at a tournament.—v.i. to run in the tilt.
- Father's a sweeter singer than ever; you'd never have forgotten it, if you'd aheard him just now. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- Nothing, he said, can be more just than such a description of him. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- Take me with you, I said, just to gratify my curiosity. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Tis just this, sir. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- He took pains to prove that he only just tolerated me. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- He has just been saying that he doesn't care to speak of it. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- He was always well dressed, very neat and plain, but his eyes were weak, just as mine are, and he wore tinted glasses against the glare. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯历险记.
- I will tell you it just as it happened, sir, said he. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯历险记.
- He was born in the tenth year of our marriage, just when I had given up all hope of being a father. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- And still the unjust must appear just; that is 'the homage which vice pays to virtue. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- It has only just rained into them. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- His mother left the room; then, moved by insupportable regret, I just murmured the words Dr. Bretton. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 维莱特.
- Here's a burial volume, just the thing! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- No my dear lady, in regard to my being employed just now, looking out for work. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- As I had had some previous experience with the statements of mining men, I concluded I would just send down a small plant and prospect the field before putting up a large one. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- You are so kind to us, we feel as if you were our brother and say just what we think. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- You that should be models of industry are just as gossip-loving as the idle. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Aye, very true, my dear, cried the latter, though Jane had not spoken a wordI was just going to say the same thing. 简·奥斯汀. 爱玛.
- The path just admitted three. 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- Human nature appears to be just the same, all over the world. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- You went away just when it began, Clym, she said. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- It was while I was in the carriage, just as we reached the trainer's house, that the immense significance of the curried mutton occurred to me. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯回忆录.
- I thank you for restraining me just now. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- When I left, Estella was yet standing by the great chimney-piece, just as she had stood throughout. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- He flourished back and got his cup and set it down triumphantly, and said: Just try that mixture once, Captain Duncan. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- Twemlow has just presence of mind enough to say aloud: 'Very like! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Sewed into my gown,' with her hand upon her breast, 'is just enough to lay me in the grave. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- We shall just be in time to have a little breakfast with him. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯历险记.
- I say, Dob, I feel just as I did on the morning I went out with Rocket at Quebec. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- I chatted with everybody who addressed me, just long enough to ascertain that they were uninteresting people. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.