inequitable

[in-ek-wi-tuh-buh l]

Origin of inequitable

First recorded in 1660–17; in-3 + equitable
Related formsin·eq·ui·ta·ble·ness, nounin·eq·ui·ta·bly, adverb
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inequitable

adjective
  1. not equitable; unjust or unfair
Derived Formsinequitableness, nouninequitably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for inequitably

inequitable

adj.

1660s, from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + equitable. Related: Inequitably.

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