Translation of "justice" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (FAIRNESS) 公正 uk us /ˈdʒʌs.tɪs/

fairness in the way people are dealt with

There's no justice in the world when people can be made to suffer like that. 如果人们被迫遭受这样的痛苦,那么世上就没有公正可言了。
The winner has been disqualified for cheating, so justice has been done (= a fair situation has been achieved). 获胜者因舞弊而被取消了资格,正义得以伸张。
→ Opposite injustice

(Translation of “justice noun (FAIRNESS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)