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Overview of noun fair

The noun fair has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) carnival, fair, funfair

(a traveling show; having sideshows and rides and games of skill etc.)

2. fair

(gathering of producers to promote business; "world fair"; "trade fair"; "book fair")

3. fair

(a competitive exhibition of farm products; "she won a blue ribbon for her baking at the county fair")

4. bazaar, fair

(a sale of miscellany; often for charity; "the church bazaar")

Overview of verb fair

The verb fair has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) fair

(join so that the external surfaces blend smoothly)

Overview of adj fair

The adj fair has 10 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (10) fair, just

(free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul")

2. (2) fair, fairish, reasonable

(not excessive or extreme; "a fairish income"; "reasonable prices")

3. (1) bonny, bonnie, comely, fair, sightly

(very pleasing to the eye; "my bonny lass"; "there's a bonny bay beyond"; "a comely face"; "young fair maidens")

4. fair

((of a baseball) hit between the foul lines; "he hit a fair ball over the third base bag")

5. average, fair, mediocre, middling

(lacking exceptional quality or ability; "a novel of average merit"; "only a fair performance of the sonata"; "in fair health"; "the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average"; "the performance was middling at best")

6. fair

(attractively feminine; "the fair sex")

7. clean, fair

((of a manuscript) having few alterations or corrections; "fair copy"; "a clean manuscript")

8. honest, fair

(gained or earned without cheating or stealing; "an honest wage"; "an fair penny")

9. fair

(free of clouds or rain; "today will be fair and warm")

10. fair, fairish

((used of hair or skin) pale or light-colored; "a fair complexion";)

Overview of adv fair

The adv fair has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. fairly, fair, clean

(in conformity with the rules or laws and without fraud or cheating; "they played fairly")

2. fairly, fair, evenhandedly

(without favoring one party, in a fair evenhanded manner; "deal fairly with one another") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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