justicia
feminine noun
1. (just treatment) 
a. justice 
El nuevo juez enfatizó la importancia de la justicia para todos, a pesar de su raza o creencias.The new judge emphasized the importance of justice for all people, regardless of race or beliefs.
b. fairness 
Si hay justicia en este mundo, te darán el trabajo.If there's any fairness in this world, you'll get the job.
2. (punishment) 
a. justice 
La mujer exigió justicia por lo que sufrió a manos del ejército extranjero.The woman demanded justice for what she had suffered at the hands of the foreign army.
3. (legal) 
a. law 
El abogado estaba seguro de que la justicia le daría la razón.The attorney was sure that the law would rule in his favor.
justicia
Noun
1. (derecho) 
a. justice 
2. (equidad) 
a. fairness, justice 
administrar justiciato administer justice
en justiciain (all) fairness
se le hizo justicia entregándole el premioshe received the recognition she deserved when she was awarded the prize
esa foto no le hace justiciathat photo doesn't do him justice
ser de justiciato be only fair
justicia socialsocial justice
3. (sistema de leyes) 
la justiciathe law
tomarse la justicia por su manoto take the law into one's own hands
4. (organización) 
la justicia españolathe Spanish legal system
la persigue la justicia británicashe is being sought by the British courts
justicia
(gen) justice; (equidad) fairness; equity; (derecho) right
de justicia justly; deservedly; lo estimo de justicia I think it fair; es de justicia añadir que it is only fair to add that; en justicia by rights; hacer justicia a to do justice to; tomarse la justicia por su mano to take the law into one's own hands
justicia gratuita legal aid
justicia poética poetic justice
justicia social social justice
representative of authority
justicias y ladrones cops and robbers (familiar)
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