Definitions for unfairness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. not fair; not conforming to standards of justice, honesty, or the like.

  2. beyond what is proper or fitting; disproportionate.

Origin of unfair:

bef. 900


Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfairness(noun)

    partiality that is not fair or equitable

  2. unfairness, inequity(noun)

    injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards

  3. injustice, unfairness, iniquity, shabbiness(noun)

    an unjust act


  1. unfairness(Noun)

    The state of being unfair

  2. unfairness(Noun)

    A lack of justice

  3. unfairness(Noun)

    An unjust act

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