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1. injustice

noun. ['ˌɪnˈdʒʌstɪs'] an unjust act.

Synonyms

  • unfairness
  • wrongful conduct
  • wrongdoing
  • shabbiness
  • misconduct
  • actus reus

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • goodness
  • good
  • elegance

Etymology

  • injustice (French)
  • iniustitia (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Injustice

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Example sentences of the word injustice


1. Noun, singular or mass
It easy to fall into the trap of complaining about injustice when one encounters it in everyday life.

2. Verb, base form
An unjust overruling in one case can lead to injustice in all subsequent cases.

Quotes containing the word injustice


1. And this we should believe: that hope and volition can bring us closer to our ultimate goal: justice for all, injustice for no-one.
- Eyvind Johnson

2. If it is nothingness that awaits us, let us make an injustice of it; let us fight against destiny, even though without hope of victory.
- Miguel de Unamuno

3. Everyone suffers some injustice in life, and what better motivation than to help others not suffer in the same way.
- Bella Thorne

2. injustice

noun. ['ˌɪnˈdʒʌstɪs'] the practice of being unjust or unfair.

Synonyms

  • unfairness
  • unrighteousness
  • wrongfulness
  • wrong
  • unjustness

Antonyms

  • right
  • righteousness
  • fairness
  • equity
  • justice

Etymology

  • injustice (French)
  • iniustitia (Latin)
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