Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

German translation of “fair”

See all translations

fair

adjective /feə/
light-coloured; with light-coloured hair and skin fair hair Scandinavian people are often fair. just; not favouring one side
gerecht
a fair test.
(of weather) fine; without rain
schön
a fair afternoon.
quite good; neither bad nor good
recht gut
Her work is only fair.
quite big, long etc
ansehnlich
The box is a fair size.
beautiful
hübsch
a fair maiden.
fairness noun
die Gerechtigkeit, die Schönheit
fairly adverb justly; honestly
gerecht
We must ensure that the competition is fairly judged.
quite or rather
ziemlich
The work was fairly hard.
fair play honest treatment; an absence of cheating, biased actions etc
faires Spiel
The referee must ensure that fair play is enforced throughout the match.
(Definition of fair from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “fair” in German

Definitions of “fair” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

sail

When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.

Word of the Day

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More