Translation of "fair" - English-Italian dictionary


adjective uk /feər/ us /feər/

A2 Fair hair or skin is pale or light in colour.

a boy with fair hair un ragazzo dai capelli biondi

B1 treating or affecting everyone in the same way

giusto, equo, leale
a fair trial un processo giusto
It’s not fair that she gets to go and I don’t! Non è giusto che lei possa andare e io no!
I’m willing to do my fair share of the work (= an equal part). Sono disposto a fare la mia giusta parte del lavoro.
→ Opposite unfair
a fair price, deal, offer, etc.

B1 a price, deal, offer, etc. that is right for a situation and not asking for too much

un buon prezzo/affare, una buona offerta, ecc.
He offered me a fair price for the car. Mi ha offerto un prezzo giusto per la macchina.
a fair amount, number, etc.

a fairly large amount, number, etc.

una discreta quantità, un discreto numero, ecc.
There’s still a fair amount of work to be done on the house. C’è ancora una discreta quantità di lavoro da fare sulla casa.

good, but not very good

accettabile, discreto
He has a fair chance of winning. Ha una discreta possibilità di vincere.

sunny and not raining

fair enough

used for saying that you can understand and accept someone’s opinion or decision

d’accordo, lo ammetto
‘He says he’ll only work on Sunday if he gets paid extra.’ ‘Fair enough.’ “Dice che lavorerà la domenica se gli pagano lo straordinario.” “Giusto.”
noun /feər/ us /feər/

B1 a place outside where you can ride on big machines for pleasure and play games to win prizes

luna park, fiera

an event at which companies, organizations, or groups show what they do or sell their products or services

a book fair una fiera del libro
adverb uk /feər/ us /feər/
fair and square

in an honest way and without any doubt

We won the game fair and square. Abbiamo vinto la partita giocando lealmente.

(Translation of “fair” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)