unfair unfair  /ən ˈfɛr/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not fair; marked by injustice or partiality or deception

Usage(s):

  1. Also, that this is so unfair.
  2. He used the practice to protest policies he considered unfair to the poor.

News

  1. Human rights group criticizes Cambodian land redistribution as unfair, politically motivated

    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — An international human rights group charged Thursday that a massive land redistribution program spearheaded by Cambodia's strongman prime minister is unfair, open to corruption and politically motivated.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Rights group says Cambodian land program flawed

    An international human rights group charged Thursday that a massive land redistribution program spearheaded by Cambodia's strongman prime minister is unfair, open to corruption and politically motivated. ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Spirit Charged With Unfair Labor Practice After Refusing To Bargain With SPEEA

    Union Charges That Management Refused To Provide Necessary Information An Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) charge was filed Monday (June 10) against Spirit AeroSystems after company officials refused to provide information or answer questions during a formal, “step 3” grievance meeting with the Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA), IFPTE Local 2001. During the meeting ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network

Quotes

  1. "It makes me angry. I slammed the phone more than a few times on discussing AIG," Bernanke said. "It's - it's just absolutely - I understand why the American people are angry. It's absolutely unfair that taxpayer dollars are going to prop up...
    on Mar 15, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Bush, who doggedly supported Gonzales during repeated confrontations with the Democratic-controlled Congress, said Gonzales had endured "months of unfair treatment that has created a harmful distraction at the Justice Department."
    on Aug 27, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Reuters Canada

  3. "It is only strong legislation that will get the Chinese to change and will stop jobs and wealth from flowing out of America as a result of unfair trade policies," Schumer said.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Charles Schumer Source: BusinessWeek

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