unjustly

All Adverb
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  • While we remain on the island, no human life shall be unjustly taken. Cited from The Great Taboo, by Grant Allen
  • If any have been unjustly cast down, we will raise him up again. Cited from The Letters of Cassiodorus, by Cassiodorus
  • How good he is after all, and how unjustly she had been thinking of him. Cited from April's Lady, by Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
  • Most unjustly, as it has always seemed to me, she has complete control over it. Cited from The Testing of Diana Mallory, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Many of the leading members of the court were put to death unjustly. Cited from A Chinese Wonder Book, by Norman Hinsdale Pitman
  • I wish him to have his legal rights in full, however unjustly awarded to him. Cited from Samuel F. B. Morse, His Letters and Journals, by Samuel F. B. Morse
  • Of what use now was to him the wealth he had thus unjustly acquired? Cited from Manco, the Peruvian Chief, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Give it back to him from whom you unjustly took it. Cited from Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, by Alban Butler
  • He often acts unjustly who does not do a certain thing; not only he who does a certain thing. Cited from Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
  • Therefore a man is bound to restore several times over the amount he has taken unjustly. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Only once in my life was I accused of fighting, and then most unjustly. Cited from Children of the Tenements, by Jacob A. Riis
  • Has he not been unjustly deprived of this for the last twenty-two years? Cited from The Waif of the "Cynthia", by Andre' Laurie and Jules Verne
  • But what will happen if some of the States consider themselves unjustly treated? Cited from Proportional Representation Applied To Party Government, by Ashworth
  • You judge me unjustly, if you judge from what rumour has told of me. Cited from Henrik Ibsen's Prose Dramas Vol III., by Henrik Ibsen
  • Upon these four therefore fell, and not unjustly, the weight of national anger. Cited from Types of Naval Officers, by A. T. Mahan (AKA: Alfred Thayer Mahan)
  • He who acts unjustly acts unjustly to himself, because he makes himself bad. Cited from Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
  • Farmers have been unjustly attacked by city critics who do not understand the situation. Cited from Adopting An Abandoned Farm, by Kate Sanborn
  • But he has been unjustly charged with a want of passion and of strength. Cited from Lectures on the English Poets, by William Hazlitt
  • The man who is just, having the habit, does not find it easy to act unjustly. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. XIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • The tone was that of a person who had never been so unjustly hurt in his life. Cited from Drake, Nelson and Napoleon, by Walter Runciman
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Meaning of unjustly

  • adverb In an unjust manner
    he was unjustly singled out for punishment