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Fair and reasonable - thesaurus

Synonyms

fair

adjective

if a situation is fair, everyone is treated equally and in a reasonable way

reasonable

adjective

someone who is reasonable behaves in a sensible and fair way

natural

adjective

reasonable or expected in a particular situation

independent

adjective

fair because of not being influenced by anyone else

legitimate

adjective

fair and reasonable

just

adjective

making judgments in a way that is reasonable and morally right

decent

adjective

behaving towards other people in an honest, fair, and nice way

accepted

adjective

considered by most people to be reasonable, right, or normal

unbiased

adjective

fair in the way that you describe or treat a situation

fair-minded

adjective

judging people or situations in a way that is completely fair

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balanced

adjective

considering all arguments, opinions, or aspects fairly and equally

be no respecter of persons

to treat or affect everyone in the same way, even people who are rich or powerful

can’t say fairer than that

used for saying that an offer is the best that can be expected

civilized

adjective

polite and reasonable

clean

adjective

fair and done according to the rules

equal

adjective

giving people the same rights and opportunities

equally

adverb

in a way that is fair and is the same for everyone

equitable

adjective

formal fair and reasonable because everyone is treated in the same way

even-handed

adjective

dealing fairly with all the people involved in a situation

fair

adjective

a fair person treats everyone equally and in a reasonable way

fair

adjective

reasonable and morally right

fair and square

in a way that is clear and fair, so that no one can complain or disagree

fairly

adverb

in a fair way

fair’s fair

used for saying that someone should accept something because it is fair

honorable

the American spelling of honourable

inclusive

adjective

deliberately aiming to involve all types of people

it is only fair

used for saying that a particular action is correct or reasonable

just

adjective

formal if a situation is just, everyone is treated equally and in a reasonable way

justified

adjective

if you are justified in doing something, you have a good reason for doing it and it is right that you should do it

justified

adjective

used about someone’s feelings or behaviour

justly

adverb

used for saying that there is a good reason for something

justly

adverb

in a fair way

level playing-field

noun

a situation that is fair for all the people involved

magnanimous

adjective

formal willing to forgive people, or willing to be kind and fair

obvious

adjective

natural and reasonable in a particular situation

obviously

adverb

in a way that is clear for almost anyone to see or understand

PC

adjective

politically correct

politically correct

adjective

politically correct language or behaviour is not offensive, especially to people who have often been affected by discrimination (=unfair treatment)

politically correct

adjective

used about people

reasonable

adjective

used about people’s decisions, actions etc

reasonably

adverb

in a sensible and fair way

sporting

adjective

competing in a fair way and showing respect for other players

uncontroversial

adjective

if someone is uncontroversial, they do not do or say things that cause disagreements or arguments

understandable

adjective

normal and reasonable in a particular situation

valid

adjective

reasonable and generally accepted

white

adjective

informal completely fair or honest

with justice

used for saying that something is fair

with some justification

used for saying that someone is partly right about something

Antonyms

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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