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Synonyms for unfair
ʌnˈfɛərun·fair

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  1. unfairadjective

    Antonyms:
    just, fair

  2. unfairadjective

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

    Antonyms:
    just, fair

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  1. unfair

    Synonyms:
    wrongful, dishonest, unjust, disingenuous, trickish

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  1. unfair, unjustadjective

    not fair; marked by injustice or partiality or deception

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

    Synonyms:
    inequitable, unjust

    Antonyms:
    antitrust, sporting, sportsmanlike, sporty, antimonopoly, just, fair-minded, fair, fair-and-square, clean

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  1. indignent

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

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  1. unfairadjective

    Synonyms:
    unjust, inequitable, partial, dishonest, dishonorable, disingenuous, one-sided, insincere, uncandid, false, hypocritical, faithless, truthless

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  1. unfairadjective

    Synonyms:
    unjust, partial, unconscionable, inequitable, disingenuous

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How to use unfair in a sentence?

  1. Walter Kuemmerle:

    As unfair as this sounds, you should be better prepared than you'd think a male would be.

  2. Lori Loughlin:

    I went along with a plan to give my daughters an unfair advantage in the college admissions process, in doing so I ignored my intuition and allowed Actress Lori Loughlin to be swayed from my moral compass. I thought I was acting out of love for my children. But in reality, it only undermined and diminished my daughters' abilities and accomplishments.

  3. Mary Ann Hinsdale:

    When this started out it was seen as an imposition and unfair. I still think a lot of people would say that, but I think we tried to turn it around so that we in fact could tell the real story of who we are.

  4. David Cameron:

    (The government) has become too focused on narrowly getting the deficit down without being able to say where that should fall other than simply on those who I think can less afford to have that fall on them, i think it is in danger of drifting in a direction that divides society rather than unites it, and that I think is unfair.

  5. Chief Executive Magnus Hall:

    We need a regime that does better justice to relatively new plants. We want to talk to the government about this, it seems a little unfair that we get a more severe treatment for being the last ones to invest.


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