Visual Synonyms
 

Synonyms and Antonyms of justify

Save this image.
justify

synonym (synonym of justify)

  • (verb.communication)
    show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    show to be right by providing justification or proof (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    let off the hook (verb.communication)
     

antonym (antonym of justify)

  • (verb.communication)
    put or pin the blame on (verb.communication)
     

hypernym (justify IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • adjust the spaces between words (verb.change)
    alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard (verb.change)
     
  • defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning (verb.communication)
    argue or speak in defense of (verb.communication)
     
  • let off the hook (verb.communication)
    stop blaming or grant forgiveness (verb.communication)
     
  • show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for (verb.communication)
    strengthen or make more firm (verb.communication)
     
  • show to be right by providing justification or proof (verb.communication)
    support against an opponent (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF justify relation)

  • defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning (verb.communication)
    give a deceptive explanation or excuse for (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    offer as an excuse or plea (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of (verb.communication)
     
  • let off the hook (verb.communication)
    grant exemption or release to (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    to absolve oneself of responsibility or future blame (verb.communication)
     
  • show to be right by providing justification or proof (verb.communication)
    serve as a reason or cause or justification of (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    show or affirm to be just and legitimate (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from justify)

  • defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning (verb.communication)
    the act of defending or explaining or making excuses for by reasoning (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the cognitive process of making something seem consistent with or based on reason (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an expression of regret at having caused trouble for someone (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a formal written defense of something you believe in strongly (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc. (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who argues to defend or justify some policy or institution (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    offering or expressing apology (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    attempting to justify or defend in speech or writing (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    capable of being justified (adj.all)
     
  • let off the hook (verb.communication)
    providing absolution (adj.all)
     
  • show to be right by providing justification or proof (verb.communication)
    the justification for some act or belief (noun.communication)
     
  • (adj.all)
    providing justification (adj.all)
     

domain category (justify is domain category of ....)

  • adjust the spaces between words (verb.change)
    the business of producing printed material for sale or distribution (noun.act)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym derivation domain category warrant vindicate apologise absolve free blame fault adjust correct defend fend for maintain uphold color colour plead extenuate excuse explain justification rationalisation apology apologia alibi exculpation printing

Link to this page



Latest Searches

biodiversity, round-leaved rein orchid, formation, rising, nettle-leaved goosefoot, lodge in, ecumenicism, den haag, narrow-leaved spleenwort, stefan wyszynski, subclass magnoliidae, hexagonal, authorial, circulating, hitchcock, overspecialize, king's ransom, triplet code, subfamily numididae, visualizer,