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fair
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 19
1. Clearly; openly; frankly; civilly; honestly; favorably; auspiciously; agreeably.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A fair woman; a sweetheart.
4. A festival, and sale of fancy articles. erc., usually for some charitable object; as, a Grand Army fair.
5. A competitive exhibition of wares, farm products, etc., not primarily for purposes of sale; as, the Mechanics' fair; an agricultural fair.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Free from spots, specks, dirt, or imperfection; unblemished; clean; pure.
3. Without a dark hue; light; clear; as, a fair skin.
5. Free from any marked characteristic; average; middling; as, a fair specimen.
6. Not overcast; cloudless; clear; pleasant; propitious; favorable; - said of the sky, weather, or wind, etc.; as, a fair sky; a fair day.
7. Free from obstacles or hindrances; unobstructed; unincumbered; open; direct; - said of a road, passage, etc.; as, a fair mark; in fair sight; a fair view.
8. Without sudden change of direction or curvature; smooth; fowing; - said of the figure of a vessel, and of surfaces, water lines, and other lines.
9. Characterized by frankness, honesty, impartiality, or candor; open; upright; free from suspicion or bias; equitable; just; - said of persons, character, or conduct; as, a fair man; fair dealing; a fair statement.
10. Pleasing; favorable; inspiring hope and confidence; - said of words, promises, etc.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To make fair or beautiful.
2. To make smooth and flowing, as a vessel's lines.
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