Origin of equitable
Examples from the Web for equitable
When the poor have equitable access to voting, they have the ability to vote to support their own economic interests.What Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff Can Teach Hillary Clinton|Heather Arnet|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That fact challenges the fundamental assumptions not only of democracy but of a truly open market with equitable opportunities.
[It will provide] a legal, just, and equitable solution for everyone in Israel...[that is] totally economically viable.What the Prawer Plan Says About Israel's Character|Emily L. Hauser|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But the hope is that New York will become not just the safest but also the most equitable of cities.The Hope and Danger of Electing Bill de Blasio as New York City Mayor|Michael Daly|October 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Successful nations have built a strong and equitable public school system.
Is it to lag behind and vainly pursue an equitable adjustment which is rendered fleeting by judicial forms?The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 3 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
This would be the greatest security of our uniform obedience to that most equitable rule.Human Nature|Joseph Butler
In their decision they will doubtless equally consult what is due to equitable considerations and to the public interest.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|Edited by James D. Richardson
If slave labor, then, is profitable, slaveholding is equitable.Slavery: What it was, what it has done, what it intends to do|Cydnor Bailey Tompkins
That's a perfectly fair and equitable division of responsibility.The Galaxy Primes|Edward Elmer Smith
Word Origin for equitable
1640s, from French équitable (16c.), from équité (see equity). Related: Equitably.