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social justice

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Definition of social justice in English:


[mass noun]
Justice in terms of the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges within a society: individuality gives way to the struggle for social justice
More example sentences
  • The educated middle classes are voting for social justice.
  • Modern public services provide the social justice we promised would go with economic efficiency.
  • He was equally uncompromising in terms of his commitment to social justice.

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