Übersetzung von “justice” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈdʒʌs·tɪs/ us /ˈdʒʌs·tɪs/

treatment of people that is fair

She worked hard for justice for all.
→ Opposite injustice

the system of laws that judges or punishes people

the criminal justice system

(Übersetzung von “justice” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈdʒastis/

fairness or rightness in the treatment of other people

Everyone has a right to justice
I don’t deserve to be punished – where’s your sense of justice?

the law or the administration of it

Their dispute had to be settled in a court of justice.

a judge

Justice Richardson will be overseeing the case.
Justice of the Peace noun

(legal) someone who acts as a judge in less serious cases in the lowest courts of law.

juez de paz
bring to justice

to arrest, try and sentence (a criminal)

llevar ante los tribunales
The murderer escaped, but was finally brought to justice.
do (also justice / do justice to)

to treat fairly or properly

hacer justicia (a alguien)
It would not be doing him justice to call him lazy when he’s so ill.

to fulfil/fulfill the highest possibilities of; to get the best results from; to show fully or fairly

hacer justicia (a alguien)
I was so tired that I didn’t do myself justice in the exam.
in justice to (also to do)

if one must be fair (to him, her etc)

para ser justo con
To do her justice, I must admit that she was only trying to help when she broke the cup.

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