Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having sufficient grounds for justification; possible to justify: justifiable resentment.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That can be justified.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being justified, or shown to be just.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being justified or proved to be just or true; defensible; warrantable: as, justifiable resentment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. capable of being justified

Etymologies

justify +‎ -able (Wiktionary)

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