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Definition of justified adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

        

    justified

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈdʒʌstəˌfaɪd//
     
     
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  1. 1justified (in doing something) having a good reason for doing something She felt fully justified in asking for her money back.
  2. 2existing or done for a good reason His fears proved justified. opposite unjustified
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