Synonyms of justify in English:

justify

verb

  • 1 directors must justify the expenditure
    give grounds for, give reasons for, give a justification for, explain, give an explanation for, account for; defend, answer for, vindicate
  • 2 the situation justified further investigation
    warrant, be good reason for, be a justification for
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