What does unfair mean?

Definitions for unfair
ʌnˈfɛərun·fair

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word unfair.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfair, unjustadjective

    not fair; marked by injustice or partiality or deception

    "used unfair methods"; "it was an unfair trial"; "took an unfair advantage"

Wiktionary

  1. unfairadjective

    Not fair, unjust.

    It was unfair for the boss to give larger bonuses to his friends.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unfairadjective

    Disingenuous; subdolous; not honest.

    You come, like an unfair merchant, to charge me with being in your debt. Jonathan Swift.

ChatGPT

  1. unfair

    Unfair refers to something that is not based on truth, justice, or equality. It often implies inequality, bias, discriminatory practices, or unjust actions or decisions that favor one party over another. It is a lack of equal or impartial treatment or consideration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfairverb

    to deprive of fairness or beauty

  2. Unfairadjective

    not fair; not honest; not impartial; disingenuous; using or involving trick or artifice; dishonest; unjust; unequal

Wikidata

  1. Unfair

    Unfair is an action Japanese television drama with 11 episodes and one TV special, aired in Japan in 2006 on Fuji-TV, and followed by a movie Unfair: The Movie in 2007 with the same cast.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unfair

    un-fār′, adj. not fair: dishonest: unequal.—v.t. (Shak.) to deprive of beauty.—adv. Unfair′ly.—n. Unfair′ness, the state of being unfair, dishonest, or unjust.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfair' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4768

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfair' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3672

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfair' in Adjectives Frequency: #620

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfair in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfair in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of unfair in a Sentence

  1. Kayla Blado:

    The agency has well-established processes to raise challenges regarding the handling of both election matters and unfair labor practice cases, those challenges should be raised in filings specific to the particular matters in question.

  2. Leo Varadkar:

    I hate to see everything being ripped apart right now, I dont think another vote would be possible because it would be very unfair to the people that won that say : What do you mean youre going to take another vote ? so that would be tough.

  3. Roberta Kaplan:

    It would be fundamentally unfair to allow him to pick and choose which cases he wants to participate in.

  4. John Humphrey:

    There's a general perception of goods coming out of China, being fair or unfair, that they are relatively sub-par.

  5. Bob Girandola:

    If they still have male gonads, they will have an advantage over other women — there is no way around that, it gives them an unfair advantage. Maybe they have to have a separate category if they’re going to do that. It’s a dilemma.

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