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justness Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety
    nicety; rightness.
    • it was performed with justness and beauty
  2. noun the quality of being just or fair

Just"ness noun
  1. The quality of being just; conformity to truth, propriety, accuracy, exactness, and the like; justice; reasonableness; fairness; equity; as, justness of proportions; the justness of a description or representation; the justness of a cause.
    In value the satisfaction I had in seeing it represented with all the justness and gracefulness of action. Dryden.
    Justness is properly applied to things, and justice to persons; but the distinction is not always observed. Syn. -- Accuracy; exactness; correctness; propriety; fitness; reasonableness; equity; uprightness; justice.

Webster 1913