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Wordnet 3.0


1. capable of being justified;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Justifiable \Jus"ti*fi`a*ble\, a. [Cf. F. justifiable. See Justify.] Capable of being justified, or shown to be just. [1913 Webster] Just are the ways of God, And justifiable to men. --Milton. Syn: Defensible; vindicable; warrantable; excusable; exculpable; authorizable. -- Jus"ti*fi`a*ble*ness, n. -- Jus"ti*fi`a*bly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

justifiable adj 1: capable of being justified
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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