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1. in-chief

adjective. indicating the head of a staff.

Synonyms

  • important

Antonyms

  • worthless
  • inessential

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Rhymes with Chief Justice

  • injustice
  • custis

Sentences with chief-justice


1. Noun Phrase
It has one chief justice and eight associate justices who vote on these cases with the majority opinion winning.

2. justice

noun. ['ˈdʒʌstəs, ˈdʒʌstɪs'] the quality of being just or fair.

Synonyms

  • rightfulness
  • right
  • righteousness
  • fairness
  • natural virtue
  • equity

Antonyms

  • inequity
  • unfairness
  • unrighteousness
  • wrongfulness
  • wrong

Etymology

  • justice (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • justise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. justice

noun. ['ˈdʒʌstəs, ˈdʒʌstɪs'] judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments.

Synonyms

  • judicature
  • assessment
  • administration
  • judgement

Antonyms

  • uncommon
  • extraordinariness
  • extraordinary
  • layman

Etymology

  • justice (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • justise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. justice

noun. ['ˈdʒʌstəs, ˈdʒʌstɪs'] a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice.

Synonyms

  • trial judge
  • trier
  • ordinary
  • alcalde
  • chief justice
  • magistrate
  • Daniel
  • judge
  • praetor
  • recorder
  • pretor
  • justiciar
  • doge
  • jurist
  • functionary
  • qadi
  • adjudicator
  • official

Antonyms

  • pass
  • approve
  • disapprove
  • reject

Etymology

  • justice (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • justise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. Justice

noun. the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870.

Synonyms

  • Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Marshals
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • DoJ
  • BoP
  • Department of Justice
  • National Institute of Justice
  • DEA
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics
  • FBI
  • executive department
  • Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • United States Marshals Service
  • BJA
  • BJS
  • NIJ
  • Justice Department
  • US Marshals Service

6. chief

adjective. ['ˈtʃiːf'] most important element.

Synonyms

  • primary
  • main
  • of import
  • master
  • principal

Antonyms

  • undock
  • natural depression
  • follow
  • rear

7. chief

noun. ['ˈtʃiːf'] a person who is in charge.

Synonyms

  • secretary
  • head
  • superior general
  • grand dragon
  • don
  • head of household
  • top dog
  • capo
  • administrator
  • executive
  • father
  • general manager
  • leader
  • decision maker
  • general

Antonyms

  • child
  • mother
  • female parent
  • descendant

8. chief

noun. ['ˈtʃiːf'] a person who exercises control over workers.

Synonyms

  • ganger
  • honcho
  • boss
  • straw boss
  • assistant foreman
  • baas
  • foreman
  • supervisor

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot
  • undress
  • slip off

9. chief

noun. ['ˈtʃiːf'] the head of a tribe or clan.

Synonyms

  • Indian chief
  • chieftain
  • Indian chieftain
  • tribal chief
  • headman
  • leader

Antonyms

  • employee
  • inferior
  • particularity
  • discriminate
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