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English definition of “fair”


adjective [-er/-est only] (RIGHT)   /feər/
treating someone in a way that is right or reasonable , or treating people equally and not allowing personal opinions to influence your judgment : All he asks is a fair chance to prove his innocence . I’m willing to do my fair share of the work (= equal part ). If a game or competition is fair, it is done according to the rules : It was a fair fight . In some sports , esp . baseball , fair means within the playing field : The umpire ruled it a fair ball .
(Definition of fair adjective (RIGHT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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