Translation of "justice" - English-Russian dictionary

justice

noun uk us /ˈdʒʌstɪs/
FAIR BEHAVIOUR [ U ]

B2 behaviour or treatment that is fair and morally correct

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

B2 the system of laws which judges or punishes people

правосудие
the criminal justice system
JUDGE [ C ] US

someone who judges in a court of law

судья
bring sb to justice

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

привлекать кого-либо к судебной ответственности
do sb/sth justice; do justice to sb/sth

to show the best or real qualities of something or someone

отдавать должное кому-либо/чему-либо
This postcard doesn't do justice to the wonderful scenery.

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