Übersetzung von “justify” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitivejustify /ˈdʒʌstəˌfaɪ/ ( justifies, justified )
to give a good reason for

Does her desperation justify her killing someone?
Son désespoir justifie-t-il qu'elle tue quelqu'un ?

(Übersetzung von “justify” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈdʒastifai/

to prove or show (a person, action, opinion etc) to be just, right, desirable or reasonable

How can the government justify the spending of millions of pounds on weapons when there is so much poverty in the country?

to be a good excuse for

Your state of anxiety does not justify your being so rude to me.
justifiable adjective

(negative unjustifiable) able to be justified

a justifiable reason
Is dishonesty ever justifiable?
justification /-fi-/ noun

(the act of) justifying or excusing.

scientific justification

something that justifies

raison valable
You have no justification for criticizing him in that way.

(Übersetzung von “justify” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)