Definition of 'just'
Example sentences containing 'just'
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Some people just have the right energy to perform. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It looked just like they do in the cartoons. The Sun (2016)Just what many people want in the morning. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It feels as though my life has just ended. The Sun (2016)They just used it as an excuse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He just joined the society because a friend did. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just say you saw supplies were down. The Sun (2016)That is fair, just and manifestly necessary. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Too long in the past they've just brought in players here for the sake of it. Times, Sunday Times (2017)To them life was just a dress rehearsal for the afterlife. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Troy is important and is just the right player for this team. The Sun (2012)You may feel that you just want to be left alone. Life Without Work (1994)They just want fair access to work. The Sun (2012)Some people forget to just take it all in. The Sun (2015)It used to be just three or four. The Sun (2015)You are the one who solves problems and gets things done as others just talk about it. The Sun (2014)They just did not like the idea of dying and simply vanishing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The past is just like the present! Times, Sunday Times (2012)They just reflect the society we live in. The Sun (2012)You just about get something right when it all goes wrong again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The good news is that just about any reasonable and calm action you take will be accepted. Christianity Today (2000)After that amount of time just going away a weekend together would be a pretty big deal. The Sun (2008)My bank account was just about empty. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We kept plugging away and when we relaxed we got our just rewards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Or do understand it but just want to cause trouble anyhow. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Killing a plant deprives it of life in just the same way as killing an animal. Phoenix From the Flame (1994)Why didn't you just say so? Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'just'
Extremely Common. just is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'just'
British English: just /dʒəst/ ADVERB
If you just did something, you did it a very short time ago.
We just got home after an awful journey.
- American English: just
- Arabic: لِتَوِّهِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: exatamente
- Chinese: 正好
- Croatian: upravo
- Czech: právě
- Danish: lige
- Dutch: zojuist
- European Spanish: apenas
- Finnish: juuri
- French: juste simplement
- German: soeben
- Greek: μόλις
- Italian: appena
- Japanese: たった今
- Korean: 방금
- Norwegian: bare
- Polish: właśnie
- European Portuguese: exatamente
- Romanian: tocmai
- Russian: только
- Spanish: Recién
- Swedish: rättvis
- Thai: เพิ่ง
- Turkish: henüz
- Ukrainian: щойно
- Vietnamese: mới vừa
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