Definitions for equitableˈɛk wɪ tə bəl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. equitable, just(adj)

    fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience

    "equitable treatment of all citizens"; "an equitable distribution of gifts among the children"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. equitable(Adjective)

    Marked by or having equity.

  2. equitable(Adjective)

    Fair, just, or impartial.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Equitable(adj)

    possessing or exhibiting equity; according to natural right or natural justice; marked by a due consideration for what is fair, unbiased, or impartial; just; as an equitable decision; an equitable distribution of an estate; equitable men

  2. Equitable(adj)

    that can be sustained or made available or effective in a court of equity, or upon principles of equity jurisprudence; as, an equitable estate; equitable assets, assignment, mortgage, etc

The Roycroft DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. equitable

    An ironical term meaning you can fool some of the people all the time.


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