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Origin of unfair
OTHER WORDS FROM unfairun·fair·ly, adverbun·fair·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for unfair
He lambasts the case as without evidence, an unfair trial, and damaging for the American reputation.Of Cuban Spies, a Baby, and a Filmmaker: The Strange Tale of the Cuban Five|Nina Strochlic|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it would be unfair to single out American diplomats for this ignorance.
“I think the attacks on Fareed are distorted, irresponsible, and unfair,” Weisberg emailed.Can Fareed Zakaria Survive A Plagiarism Firestorm?|Lloyd Grove|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Both men and women experience stereotypes and unfair expectations.
There are still plenty of tensions and unfair situations that arise more so for women than for men.Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Why He’s Exploring the Word ‘Feminism’ and Online Misogyny|Marlow Stern|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He considered it as unfair to examine Mr. Smith in order to prove the information given by other gentlemen.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
It is sometimes described as an unfair advantage taken of women because they are women.Problems of Poverty|John A. Hobson
We protect the workmen from unfair competition, not the masters.Put Yourself in His Place|Charles Reade
She was a woman of about forty-five; fat, unfair (in the physical sense), and untidy.The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories|Arnold Bennett
Howard had objected to the ordershad said that they were unfair to him, but that he was unable to help himself.The Black Star|Johnston McCulley