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unjustified

Pronunciation: /ʌnˈdʒʌstəfaɪd; ʌnˈdʒʌstɪfaɪd/

Translation of unjustified in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [suspicion/optimism/criticism] injustificado; [Printing/Imprenta] no justificado, no alineado
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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