Definition of just war in English:
A war that is deemed to be morally or theologically justifiable.
- Wars, even just wars like World War II, are inherently awful, but sometimes they are necessary, and sometimes, as in Kosovo, bombing actually works.
- For the best part of 150 years, progressive opinion has seen the Civil War as a just war.
- Because of this influence very responsible people and social leaders argue for justifiable anger and even just wars.
Definition of just war in:
- US English dictionary
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