Definition of “do justice to someone/something” - English Dictionary


“do justice to someone/something” in American English

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do justice to someone/something

also do someone/something justice

to be accurate or fair by representing someone or something as that person or thing truly is:

Just calling the moviefun” doesn’t do it justice (= it is better than just “fun”).
This is the only picture I have that does full justice to her beauty (= shows her to be as beautiful as she is).

(Definition of “do justice to someone/something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)