Definition of 'unjust'
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It is completely unfair and unjust to attack the weakest and most vulnerable in this society. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The unjust system of taxation underlined huge disparities in wealth. THE LOST KING OF FRANCE: Revolution, Revenge and the Search for Louis XVII (2002)Their connection was born of a determination to resist an unjust law. Christianity Today (2000)As a result the system was structurally unfair and unjust. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is time to end this unjust system. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What is "fair" or "just" to one person may seem unfair and unjust to another. A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)The entire process is deeply unjust. The Sun (2012)That is simply unfair and unjust. The Sun (2013)This seems a grossly unjust system. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He could also be irascible, most especially about unjust or unfair behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's hypocrisy that is imposed on them by a ridiculous and unjust system. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's a very unjust system but you have to work within it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I think it would be totally unfair and totally unjust. The Sun (2009)I remember my first reaction was feeling that it was unfair and unjust. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For years he refused to pay his poll tax, on the grounds that his money would fund an unjust government. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You are unfair and unjust. North and South (1855)If you are rich you have to prove that you are honest, whereas if you are poor it is because society is unjust. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But in all three, the catalyst for revolution was unjust, undemocratic government. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He had been sentenced to 21 months for the theft of a handbag in 2007 and considered it deeply unjust. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'unjust'
British English: unjust ADJECTIVE
If you describe an action, system, or law as unjust, you think that it treats a person or group badly in a way that they do not deserve.
The attack on them was unjust.
Definition of unjust from the Collins English Dictionary
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