Definition of unjustified in English:

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unjustified

Pronunciation: /ʌnˈdʒʌstɪfʌɪd/

adjective

1Not shown to be right or reasonable: unjustified price increases
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  • Nor did he specify what action might be taken if evidence emerged of unjustified price rises.
  • They say the increase is unjustified because the car park is a magnet for vandals and has no lighting.
  • It wounds our egos when patients leave us, no matter how unjustified their reasons.
2 Printing (Of printed text) not justified.
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