Just in a sentence as an adjective

" You can't just bolt it on later.

The other half, it sucked, just like yours does now.

I know it's not much consolation, but you just did.

I mean, Facebook wants me there, and it'd be pretty easy to just go.

If you delay it, it'll be ten times as much work as just doing it correctly up front.

But this isn't just a one-time constant increase.

I don't make commissions on placement or anything like that, just a good thing to do.

I just got off the phone with the White House and they're really enthusiastic about getting this fixed.

But they don't have any of our perks or extras -- they just try to match the offer-letter numbers, and that's the end of it.

They'd put the "Checkout as a regular member" link next to the "normal" checkout button and they'd make it just as big.

I didn't like what I was doing, I thought the management was dumb, I just didn't think my work was very important.

At a certain point you stop being able to just act like a regular person and have everything turn out fine.

[1] It wasn't just me either, by the time I left, %60 of the team had already gotten internal transfers or resigned.

**** the business models, projections, and funding rounds and just "do the right thing".This appears to be a royal ****-up.

Just in a sentence as an adverb

Well, Bezos called him, but he'd been up already... he was a hard partier who, just between you and me, also was selling ***** on the side.

It's different when you are younger and everything is new, you just chalk up a major tooling change as just something else to learn.

But for the most part they just have a bunch of crappy tools that read and write state machine information into relational databases.

Review the vendor’s dishonest actions and use whatever means you deem necessary to bring this person to justice.

Despite what hacker news and TechCrunch try to convince you, running a company is a job just the same as building an engineering system.

We don't do internal service-oriented platforms, and we just as equally don't do external ones.

As the main developer of VLC, we know about this story since a long time, and this is just Dell putting **** components on their machine and blaming others.

We don't like having to decline hundreds of dollars of revenue either, but we have the experience of losing hundreds of millions to fraud and know that some revenue just isn't worth the risk.

It was just one of many pages up for AfD that week, alongside the founder of a political party nobody has ever heard of and 3 members of non-professional football clubs.

[0] Meaning individuals, of whatever gender/race/class/whatever, that are likely to be reading HN.[1] If you don't believe me, ponder for a moment sentences like, "But I like Negroes just fine!

Paypal decisionmakers might at this point give Indiegogo the sort of look a school psychologist gives a C student with a drug habit who has just announced that they're taking a semester off to find themselves, man.

It's just more and more layers of abstraction and you start to see the nth demo of WebGL maxing out a 4 core modern GPU system doing exactly what you did 20 years ago with a single 32-bit core, 1/5th the transistor count and all in software.

Larry would do these big usability studies and demonstrate beyond any shred of doubt that nobody can understand that frigging website, but Bezos just couldn't let go of those pixels, all those millions of semantics-packed pixels on the landing page.

I remember at the time reading newspaper articles claiming this was "just going to be used to keep ***** off the streets" and how "law enforcement are outgunned and now can defend themselves against drug dealers".It was obvious to me then that this was a violation of due process.

Just definitions


used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting; "a just and lasting peace"- A.Lincoln; "a kind and just man"; "a just reward"; "his just inheritance"


fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience; "equitable treatment of all citizens"; "an equitable distribution of gifts among the children"

See also: equitable


free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul"

See also: fair


of moral excellence; "a genuinely good person"; "a just cause"; "an upright and respectable man"

See also: good upright


and nothing more; "I was merely asking"; "it is simply a matter of time"; "just a scratch"; "he was only a child"; "hopes that last but a moment"

See also: merely simply only


indicating exactness or preciseness; "he was doing precisely (or exactly) what she had told him to do"; "it was just as he said--the jewel was gone"; "it has just enough salt"

See also: precisely exactly


only a moment ago; "he has just arrived"; "the sun just now came out"


absolutely; "I just can't take it anymore"; "he was just grand as Romeo"; "it's simply beautiful!"

See also: simply


only a very short time before; "they could barely hear the speaker"; "we hardly knew them"; "just missed being hit"; "had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open"; "would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave"- W.B.Yeats

See also: barely hardly scarcely scarce


exactly at this moment or the moment described; "we've just finished painting the walls, so don't touch them";