noun see fair-minded

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  • fair-mindedness — index equity (justice), fairness, justice, objectivity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Fair-mindedness — Fair minded Fair mind ed, a. Unprejudiced; just; judicial; honest. {Fair mind ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fair-mindedness — See fair mindedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • fair-mindedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being just and unbiased: detachment, disinterest, disinterestedness, dis passion, dispassionateness, equitableness, fairness, impartiality, impartialness, justice, justness, nonpartisanship,… …   English dictionary for students

  • fair-mindedness — noun ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty • Syn: ↑fairness, ↑candor, ↑candour • Ant: ↑unfairness (for: ↑fairness) • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • fair-minded — fair mindedness, n. /fair muyn did/, adj. characterized by fair judgment; impartial; unprejudiced: a wise and fair minded judge. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • fair-minded — [fer′mīn΄did] adj. just; impartial; unbiased fair mindedly adv. fair mindedness n …   English World dictionary

  • fair — 1. adj., adv., n., & v. adj. 1 just, unbiased, equitable; in accordance with the rules. 2 blond; light or pale in colour or complexion. 3 a of (only) moderate quality or amount; average. b considerable, satisfactory (a fair chance of success). 4… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fair-minded — adjective of a person; just and impartial; not prejudiced • Similar to: ↑fair, ↑just • Derivationally related forms: ↑fair mindedness * * * ˌfair ˈminded [fair minded] …   Useful english dictionary

  • fair-minded — /ˈfɛə maɪndəd/ (say fair muynduhd) adjective fair in mind or judgement; impartial; unprejudiced: a wise and fair minded judge. –fair mindedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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