inequitable

[ in-ek-wi-tuh-buhl ]
/ ɪnˈɛk wɪ tə bəl /

adjective

not equitable; unjust or unfair: an inequitable decision.

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Origin of inequitable

First recorded in 1660–17; in-3 + equitable

OTHER WORDS FROM inequitable

in·eq·ui·ta·ble·ness, nounin·eq·ui·ta·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for inequitable

inequitable
/ (ɪnˈɛkwɪtəbəl) /

adjective

not equitable; unjust or unfair

Derived forms of inequitable

inequitableness, nouninequitably, adverb
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