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(Especially as an attribute of God) completely and incorruptibly just; (also occasionally as noun) God, as characterized by this attribute.
Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Bowes (fl. 1579–1589), translator.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.