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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unfair  \Un*fair"\,  v.  t.  [1st  pref.  un-  +  fair.] 
  To  deprive  of  fairness  or  beauty.  [R.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unfair  \Un*fair"\,  a.  [AS.  unf[ae]ger  unlovely.  See  {Un-}  not 
  and  {Fair},  a.] 
  Not  fair;  not  honest;  not  impartial;  disingenuous;  using  or 
  involving  trick  or  artifice;  dishonest;  unjust;  unequal. 
 
  You  come  like  an  unfair  merchant,  to  charge  me  with 
  being  in  your  debt.  --Swift. 
  --  {Un*fair"ly},  adv  --  {Un*fair"}ness,  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unfair 
  adj  1:  showing  favoritism  [syn:  {partial}]  [ant:  {impartial}] 
  2:  not  fair;  marked  by  injustice  or  partiality  or  deception; 
  "used  unfair  methods";  "it  was  an  unfair  trial";  "took  an 
  unfair  advantage"  [syn:  {unjust}]  [ant:  {fair}] 




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