1. Acting contrary to the standard of right; not animated or controlled by justice; false; dishonest; as, an unjust man or judge.
2. Contrary to justice and right; prompted by a spirit of injustice; wrongful; as, an unjust sentence; an unjust demand; an unjust accusation.
-- Un*just*ly, adv. -- Un*just*ness, n.
adv : in an unjust manner; "he was unjustly singled out for
punishment" [ant: rightly]