[ adverb ] with honesty
"he was rightly considered the greatest singer of his time"
Used in print(Frank Getlein and Harold C. Gardiner, S.J., Movies,...)
Of the two , Porter is justly the better_known , for he went far beyond the vital finding of fiction for films to take the first_step toward fashioning a language of film , toward making the motion_picture the intricate , efficient time_machine that it has remained since , even in the most inept hands .
[ adverb ] in accordance with moral or social standards
"that serves him right" "do right by him"
Used in print(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)
On Wednesday morning , November_2 , 1859 , the Providence_Daily_Journal stated that although Brown justly deserved the extreme penalty , no man , however criminal , ought to suffer the penalty without a fairer trial .