What is another word for justifying?

143 synonyms found


[ dʒ_ˈʌ_s_t_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ_ɪ_ŋ], [ d͡ʒˈʌstɪfˌa͡ɪɪŋ], [ d‍ʒˈʌstɪfˌa‍ɪɪŋ]

Synonyms for Justifying:

eastern poison oak (adjective) accounting (verb) responding (verb) Other synonyms:

Quotes for Justifying:

  1. These Scriptures, therefore, are infinitely far from justifying the slavery under consideration; for it cannot be made to appear that one in a thousand of these slaves has done any thing to forfeit his own liberty. Samuel Hopkins.
  2. Reputation is fine but you have to keep justifying it. In a sense, it makes it harder because people's expectations of you are higher. So, you have to fulfill those expectations. Or, try to exceed those expectations. But, it becomes more difficult as time goes on. Derek Jacobi.
  3. Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense. Ron Paul.