What does fairness mean?

Definitions for fairness

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fairness.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fairness, equity(noun)

    conformity with rules or standards

    "the judge recognized the fairness of my claim"

  2. fairness, fair-mindedness, candor, candour(noun)

    ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty

  3. paleness, blondness, fairness(noun)

    the property of having a naturally light complexion

  4. comeliness, fairness, loveliness, beauteousness(noun)

    the quality of being good looking and attractive

Wiktionary

  1. fairness(Noun)

    The property of being fair.

    In fairness, I should have asked before I borrowed your car.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fairness(noun)

    the state of being fair, or free form spots or stains, as of the skin; honesty, as of dealing; candor, as of an argument, etc

Editors Contribution

  1. Fairness

    The state, condition, or quality of being fair and just.

    They always applied the quality of fairness to everything they did.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fairness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fairness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. H. Jackson Brown Jr.:

    Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, They think of you.

  2. Dana Simas:

    However I can tell you that CDCR is an extremely diverse organization and we'd expect every employee to be treated with respect and fairness.

  3. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and co-operation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.

  4. John Yarmuth:

    If you like him, you'll vote for him. If you don't like him, you won't vote for him, in all fairness, I doubt if it will cost him any votes, just like it didn't seem to cost Paul Ryan any votes.

  5. Hakeem Jeffries:

    We need to look at broader reform and whether these type of cases should be handled by independent, special prosecutors so that we can have some measure of fairness and a real full and fair investigation.

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Translations for fairness

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • عدلArabic
  • безпристрастие, справедливостBulgarian
  • εντιμότητα, δικαιοκρισία, αμεροληψίαGreek
  • justiciaSpanish
  • արդարությունArmenian
  • адилеттүүлүк, актык, ак ниеттик, калыстык, тууралыкKyrgyz
  • че́стностьRussian
  • న్యాయంగాTelugu
  • 公平Chinese

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