just

All Adverb
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  • Do you know that it is just twenty-five years since we first met? Cited from The Life and Letters of Elizabeth Prentiss, by George L. Prentiss
  • He himself became far more than just the king at the centre.
  • But it is just as likely that he never married at all.
  • But now there were two, each just one-half the size of the original. Cited from Star Surgeon, by Alan Nourse
  • Movement in any other direction can be expressed in terms of just these three.
  • Activities on the ice are just about to be started up in London.
  • This rule is in effect just like that of association football.
  • Just one half day later it had to be done again, and for the same reason. Cited from The Blazed Trail, by Stewart Edward White
  • The subject of his thoughts was the girl he had seen just twenty-four hours before. Cited from The Claim Jumpers, by Stewart Edward White
  • It was just half-past nine when they started out. Cited from The Green Mummy, by Fergus Hume
  • The shop and business had been sold just twenty-four hours. Cited from It Is Never Too Late to Mend, by Charles Reade
  • Just a few steps in south-eastern direction lies the 19th-century theatre.
  • The top of the mount is just twenty-five feet across. Cited from Wild Wales by George Borrow
  • Their average daily rate of travel was just twenty-four miles. Cited from Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary, John Kline
  • It is just half-past nine when he reaches the door of the hotel. Cited from Miss Caprice, by St. George Rathborne
  • You are just twenty-five thousand to the good. Cited from The Day of Days, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • It was just; her mind was where my mind was.
  • But once the thing starts, they just go with the way it's going.
  • It was better, he believed, just to think about them.
  • Though there is plenty of time -- as you are only just twenty-one. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
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Meaning of just

  • adjective 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
  • adverb Only a moment ago
    he has just arrived, the sun just now came out
  • adverb Absolutely
    I just can't take it anymore, he was just grand as Romeo, it's simply beautiful!
  • adverb Exactly at this moment or the moment described;
    we've just finished painting the walls, so don't touch them