Definition of justifiably adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

justifiably

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈdʒʌstɪfaɪəbli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒʌstɪfaɪəbli//
 
; BrE BrE//dʒʌstɪˈfaɪəbli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dʒʌstɪˈfaɪəbli//
 
 
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for a good reason, and therefore in a way that is acceptable synonym legitimately The university can be justifiably proud of its record.