justifiable

[juhs-tuh-fahy-uh-buhl, juhs-tuh-fahy-]
adjective
capable of being justified; that can be shown to be or can be defended as being just, right, or warranted; defensible: justifiable homicide.

Origin:
1515–25; < Middle French; see justify, -able

justifiability, justifiableness, noun
justifiably, adverb
unjustifiable, adjective
unjustifiableness, noun
unjustifiably, adverb
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justifiable (ˈdʒʌstɪˌfaɪəbəl)
 
adj
capable of being justified; understandable
 
justifia'bility
 
n
 
'justifiableness
 
n
 
'justifiably
 
adv

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Example sentences
He eventually realizes he's going down the dark path, but he thinks it's
  justifiable.
Incremental bandwidth is a tiny part of the cost of supporting broadband so
  only a tiny usage charge is justifiable.
There is no, absolutely no justifiable excuse for their behavior.
Deciding that graffiti is art doesn't make it morally justifiable.
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