Meaning of unjustify in English:


Pronunciation /(ˌ)ʌnˈdʒʌstɪfʌɪ/


  • 1Christian Church
    To make (a person) no longer righteous or absolved in the eyes of God. Compare "justify""justification". Also (occasionally) without object with object understood.

  • 2To remove or fail to provide justification for (an action, belief, argument, etc.); to cause (a person) to lack justification for an action, belief, etc.


Late 16th century. From un- + justify.