justesse etymology

French word justesse comes from French juste, French -esse

Detailed word origin of justesse

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
juste French (fra) Correct. Fair, just. Reasonable Exactly, precisely. Only. Upright, not crooked or bent.
-esse French (fra) -ess (female form) Used to form nouns describing the condition of being something (-ness, -ity, etc.).
justesse French (fra) Equity, justice, fairness. Justness. Rightness, correctness.

Words with the same origin as justesse

Descendants of juste
justaucorps
Descendants of -esse
Suissesse allégresse bassesse comtesse déesse délicatesse gentillesse gonzesse grossesse ivresse jeunesse négresse poétesse princesse prêtresse richesse sagesse seigneuresse souplesse tendresse tigresse vieillesse vitesse ânesse