v. To prove or show to be just; to vindicate; to maintain or defend as conformable to law, right, justice, propriety, or duty.v. To pronounce free from guilt or blame; to declare or prove to have done that which is just, right, proper, etc.; to absolve; to exonerate; to clear.v. To treat as if righteous and just; to pardon; to exculpate; to absolve.v. To prove; to ratify; to confirm.v. To make even or true, as lines of type, by proper spacing; to align (text) at the left (left justify) or right (right justify) margins of a column or page, or at both margins; to adjust, as type. See Justification, 4.v. v. To show (a person) to have had a sufficient legal reason for an act that has been made the subject of a charge or accusation.v. To qualify (one's self) as a surety by taking oath to the ownership of sufficient property.verb-intransitive. To form an even surface or true line with something else; to fit exactly.verb-intransitive. To take oath to the ownership of property sufficient to qualify one's self as bail or surety.