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Definition 1: fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where equitable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • equitable treatment of all citizens
  • an equitable distribution of gifts among the children

Synonyms for equitable in the sense of this definition

(equitable is similar to ...) gained or earned without cheating or stealing

"an honest wage" "an fair penny"

(equitable is similar to ...) without partiality

"evenhanded justice"

(means also ...) free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules

"a fair referee" "fair deal" "on a fair footing" "a fair fight" "by fair means or foul"

(means also ...) used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting

"a just and lasting peace" "a kind and just man" "a just reward" "his just inheritance"

(means also ...) showing lack of favoritism

"the cold neutrality of an impartial judge"

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