[ im-pahr-shuhl ]
/ ɪmˈpɑr ʃəl /


not partial or biased; fair; just: an impartial judge.


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Origin of impartial

First recorded in 1585–95; im-2 + partial

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British Dictionary definitions for impartial

/ (ɪmˈpɑːʃəl) /


not prejudiced towards or against any particular side or party; fair; unbiased

Derived forms of impartial

impartiality or impartialness, nounimpartially, adverb
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