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 Dictionary entry overview: What does injustice mean? 

  The noun INJUSTICE has 2 senses:

1. an unjust act
2. the practice of being unjust or unfair

  Familiarity information: INJUSTICE used as a noun is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1injustice [BACK TO TOP]


An unjust act

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


injustice; shabbiness; iniquity; unfairness

Hypernyms ("injustice" is a kind of...):

actus reus; misconduct; wrongdoing; wrongful conduct (activity that transgresses moral or civil law)

Sense 2injustice [BACK TO TOP]


The practice of being unjust or unfair

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects


unjustness; injustice

Hypernyms ("injustice" is a kind of...):

unrighteousness (failure to adhere to moral principles)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "injustice"):

inequity; unfairness (injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards)

wrong; wrongfulness (that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law)


justice (the quality of being just or fair)

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