English to English
1. used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting
a just and lasting peace|a kind and just man|a just reward|his just inheritance
2. fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience
equitable treatment of all citizens|an equitable distribution of gifts among the children
3. free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules
a fair referee|fair deal|on a fair footing|a fair fight|by fair means or foul
4. Conforming or conformable to rectitude or justice; not doing wrong to any; violating no right or obligation; upright; righteous; honest; true; -- said both of persons and things.
5. of moral excellence
a genuinely good person|a just cause|an upright and respectable man
6. and nothing more
I was merely asking|it is simply a matter of time|just a scratch|he was only a child|hopes that last but a moment
7. indicating exactness or preciseness
he was doing precisely (or exactly) what she had told him to do|it was just as he said--the jewel was gone|it has just enough salt
8. only a moment ago
he has just arrived|the sun just now came out
I just can't take it anymore|he was just grand as Romeo|it's simply beautiful!
10. only a very short time before
they could barely hear the speaker|we hardly knew them|just missed being hit|had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open|would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave
11. exactly at this moment or the moment described
we've just finished painting the walls, so don't touch them
12. Precisely; exactly; -- in place, time, or degree; neither more nor less than is stated.
13. A joust.
14. To joust.