Translation of "justice" - English-Polish dictionary

justice

noun uk us /ˈdʒʌstɪs/
FAIR BEHAVIOUR [ U ]

B2 behaviour or treatment that is fair and morally correct

sprawiedliwość
She tried to bring about fairness and justice for all.
→ Opposite injustice
LAW [ U ]

B2 the system of laws which judges or punishes people

wymiar sprawiedliwości
the criminal justice system
JUDGE [ C ] US

someone who judges in a court of law

sędzia
bring sb to justice

to catch a criminal and decide if they are guilty or not

wymierzyć komuś sprawiedliwość, uczynić zadość sprawiedliwości
do sb/sth justice; do justice to sb/sth

to show the best or real qualities of something or someone

oddawać komuś/czemuś sprawiedliwość, oddawać (w pełni) urodę kogoś/czegoś
This postcard doesn't do justice to the wonderful scenery.

(Translation of “justice” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)