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string.ljust() - string


The method ljust() returns the string left justified in a string of length width. Padding is done using the specified fillchar (default is a space). The original string is returned if width is less than len(s).

  • width -- This is string length in total after padding.

  • fillchar -- This is filler character, default is a space.


str.ljust(width[, fillchar])



str = "this is string!!!";

print str.ljust(50, '0')

Output / Return Value

When we run above program, it produces following result −

this is string!!!000000000000000000


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