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      adj  
1   
a    fair or impartial in action or judgment  
b    (as collective n; preceded by the)  
the just     
2    conforming to high moral standards; honest  
3    consistent with justice  
a just action     
4    rightly applied or given; deserved  
a just reward     
5    legally valid; lawful  
a just inheritance     
6    well-founded; reasonable  
just criticism     
7    correct, accurate, or true  
a just account     
      adv     (unstressed)  
8    used with forms of have to indicate an action performed in the very recent past  
I have just closed the door     
9    at this very instant  
he's just coming in to land     
10    no more than; merely; only  
just an ordinary car     
11    exactly; precisely  
that's just what I mean     
12    by a small margin; barely  
he just got there in time     
13    (intensifier)  
it's just wonderful to see you     
14    Informal   indeed; with a vengeance  
isn't it just     
15    just about  
a    at the point of starting (to do something)  
b    very nearly; almost  
I've just about had enough     
16    just a moment, second, or minute   an expression requesting the hearer to wait or pause for a brief period of time  
17    just now  
a    a very short time ago  
b    at this moment  
c      (S. African)  
informal   in a little while  
18    just on   having reached exactly  
it's just on five o'clock     
19    just so  
a    an expression of complete agreement or of unwillingness to dissent  
b    arranged with precision  
     (C14: from Latin justus righteous, from jus justice)  
  justly      adv  
  justness      n  
The use of just with exactly (it's just exactly what they want) is redundant and should be avoided: it's exactly what they want  


just-in-time  
      adj   denoting or relating to an industrial method in which waste of resources is eliminated or reduced by producing production-line components, etc., as they are required, rather than holding large stocks,   (Abbrev.)    JIT  
just intonation  
      n   a form of tuning employing the pitch intervals of the untempered natural scale, sometimes employed in the playing of the violin, cello, etc.  
just noticeable difference  
      n     (Psychol)      another name for       difference threshold     (Abbrev.)    jnd  
Saint-Just     (French)  
      n   Louis Antoine Léon de (lwi ɑ̃twan leɔ̃ də). 1767--94, French Revolutionary leader and orator. A member of the Committee of Public Safety (1793--94), he was guillotined with Robespierre  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
just joking
[familier]
exp.
absolutely not; not in this lifetime
Slang expression used mostly in 19th century
adj.
rigorously strict or just
Ex.: The judge took the maliciousness of the crime into account and decided upon a rhadamanthine punishment.
v.
not to include something
I want to try a diet that excludes dairy products.
exp.
not an easy task
exp.
a humorous way of saying that someone doesn't like or love the speaker.
[Hum.] E.g.: You've seen the way she treated me last time we met. It's clear: she loves me not.
adj.
[med.] of or relating to the medical consideration of the whole person in the treatment of a disease, not only physically but also taking into account mental and social factors rather than just the symptoms
Ex: That clinic offers a holistic medecine approach to treat both the body and the mind sometimes even using practises from eastern traditions such as meditation or acupuncture.
exp.
To position ones self, or an object like your rusty old car, in a place that is not only open and clearly visible to all, it is unavoidably in just about everyone's way.
[Slang] "You can't miss him, he's over there, parked in his POS Volvo, smack dab in the middle of the road!" source : Urban Dictionary
adj.
not able to be mixed or combined
exp.
be/not be interested in getting married and having a family
abbr. acron.
Short for "just so you know".
[Fam.]
abbr. acron.
Short for "not safe for work".
[Fam.]
id.
expression meaning that one should not criticize someone else for a mistake that he/she also makes or a flaw that he/she also has
n.
a usually small, unintended defecation that occurs when one generally just intended to fart
[Slang] Contraction of shit and fart ex: I let one rip just thinking it would be a "silent but deadly" but it turned out to be a damned unintended shart! The good news is that only my boxer was wrecked!
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
conj.
albeit although, even if, even though, notwithstanding that, tho' (U.S. or poetic) though <You use albeit to introduce a fact or comment which reduces the force or significance of what you have just said. FORMAL adv ADV with cl/group (=although)
Charles's letter was indeed published, albeit in a somewhat abbreviated form.
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
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