The definition of just is fair or right.(adjective)
An example of just is proper, lawful punishment for a crime.
Just is defined as right before or merely.(adverb)
See just in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr juste < L justus, lawful, rightful, proper < jus, right, law: see jury
noun, intransitive verb
See just in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English juste
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin iūstus; see yewes- in Indo-European roots.
noun & v.
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