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1. unfairness

noun. ['ənˈfɛrnəs'] an unjust act.

Synonyms

  • iniquity
  • wrongful conduct
  • wrongdoing
  • shabbiness
  • misconduct
  • actus reus

Antonyms

  • right
  • righteousness
  • inactivity
  • goodness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • unfair (English)
  • fair (English)

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Rhymes with Unfairness

  • awareness

Sentences with unfairness


1. Adjective
Termination might result in feelings of rejection, unfairness and of being tossed aside.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Watch movies about bad bosses and their employee victims if you lack firsthand experience of workplace unfairness.

Quotes about unfairness


1. I felt the unfairness of it, the inarguable injustice of loving someone who might have loved you back but can't due to deadness.
- John Green, Looking for Alaska

2. It is important to feel the anger without judging it, without attempting to find meaning in it. It may take many forms: anger at the health-care system, at life, at your loved one for leaving. Life is unfair. Death is unfair. Anger is a natural reaction to the unfairness of loss.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

2. unfairness

noun. ['ənˈfɛrnəs'] injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards.

Synonyms

  • inequity
  • gamesmanship
  • unjustness

Antonyms

  • equity
  • fairness
  • good
  • elegance

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • unfair (English)
  • fair (English)

3. unfairness

noun. ['ənˈfɛrnəs'] partiality that is not fair or equitable.

Synonyms

  • partiality

Antonyms

  • fairness
  • behave

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • unfair (English)
  • fair (English)
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