justification


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Synonyms for justification

Synonyms for justification

a statement that justifies or defends something, such as a past action or policy

a statement of causes or motives

a justifying fact or consideration

that which provides a reason or justification

Words related to justification

something (such as a fact or circumstance) that shows an action to be reasonable or necessary

a statement in explanation of some action or belief

the act of defending or explaining or making excuses for by reasoning

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We tell our charities, not because we wish to be praised for them, not because we think they have great merit, but for our justification.
I can't doubt, after what you have told me, that the restoration of the Moonstone to its place on the forehead of the Indian idol, is the motive and the justification of that sacrifice of caste which I alluded to just now.
Well, I hope the pride and justification and the rest of it will come before we all get our death of cold," said the London detective with comic resignation.
The question is whether objective conditions are more important than subjective beliefs when justification is at issue.
Offerors Will Provide An Itemized Cost Estimate And Justification Individually For Both The Television And Radio Schedule.
The first is that (propositional) justification supervenes upon one's evidence.
The son of Montjeu hails from a top-class family as a high-brother to the likes of Opera House and Ascot Gold Cup winner Kayf Tara, with his relationship to the latter offering particular hope of Justification staying this two-miletwo-furlong trip.
Both Countrywide Flame and Justification would appreciate any rain that falls, but both still appear the horses who could be a long way ahead of their handicap marks and the call just has to be Justification at around the 5-1 mark.
The son of Montjeu hails from a top-class family as a high-brother to Opera House and Ascot Gold Cup winner Kayf Tara, his relationship to the latter offering particular hope of Justification staying this twomile-two-furlong trip.
In fact, the basis of all of these is also the foundation of morality as such--namely, the right to justification.
The court last week gave the EU two months in which to appeal the decision or re-impose sanctions on Bank Sina with a more substantive justification.
However, the researchers found that readers' attitudes and behavior could be changed by providing a compelling justification that emphasizes fairness.
Alinean's interactive value selling and marketing tools help B2B customers and sales professionals fight Frugalnomics (a condition where buyers are more empowered, skeptical and frugal) by providing the value messaging and the quantified justification needed to get today's more frugal and skeptical purchase decision makers from "Do Nothing" to "Yes.
If Kirklees Council can't provide any sensible justification then the parking restrictions should be lifted.
Campbell's lengthy study is the product of more than a decade of analysis of the Pauline understanding of God's act of justification through Jesus Christ.
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