Translation of "justice" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

justice

noun uk /ˈdʒʌs.tɪs/ us /ˈdʒʌs.tɪs/
FAIRNESS 公正

B2 [ U ] fairness in the way people are dealt with

公正,公平;正義
There's no justice in the world when people can be made to suffer like that. 如果人們被迫遭受這樣的痛苦,那麼世上就沒有公平正義可言了。
The winner has been disqualified for cheating, so justice has been done (= a fair situation has been achieved). 獲勝者因舞弊而被取消了資格,正義得以伸張。
→ Opposite injustice
LAW 法律

B2 [ U ] the system of laws in a country that judges and punishes people

司法制度;法律制度
the justice system in this country consists of a series of law courts at different levels. 這個國家的司法體系由各級法庭組成。
The police are doing all they can to bring those responsible for the bombing to justice. 警方正竭盡全力將爆炸案的涉案歹徒繩之以法。
They are victims of a miscarriage of justice (= when the law has been carried out wrongly). 他們是審判不公的受害者。
He has been accused of obstructing the course of justice (= preventing the law being put into action). 他被控阻礙執法。
JUDGE 法官

[ C ] US a judge in a law court

法官
The president is expected to name a new Supreme Court justice within the next few days. 預計總統會在未來幾天內任命一名新的最高法院法官。
Justice Ben Overton 班‧奧佛頓法官

[ C ] UK used before the name of a judge in the High Court

(用於英國高等法院的法官姓名前)法官
Mr Justice Ellis 法官艾利斯先生

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