Also called Seven Pines. a locality in E Virginia, near Richmond: battle 1862.
a town in central California, near Sacramento.
noun 1. just and honorable treatment, action, or conduct: The political campaign was notably lacking in fair play. noun 1. an established standard of decency, honesty, etc 2. abidance by this standard Conformity to established rules; upright conduct and equitable conditions. For example, The coach insists on fair play. Shakespeare used this idiom in King […]
- Fair rent
noun 1. (in Britain) the rent for a private tenancy, fixed and registered by a rent officer, and based on the size, condition, and usefulness of the property, but not its scarcity value
[fair] /fɛər/ adjective, fairer, fairest. 1. free from bias, dishonesty, or injustice: a fair decision; a fair judge. 2. legitimately sought, pursued, done, given, etc.; proper under the rules: a fair fight. 3. moderately large; ample: a fair income. 4. neither excellent nor poor; moderately or tolerably good: fair health. 5. marked by favoring conditions; […]
noun, Older Use: Sometimes Offensive. 1. women as a group (usually used facetiously): an insult to the fair sex. noun 1. the fair sex, women collectively Girls or women, as in Many women would object to being called the fair sex nowadays. This euphemism uses fair in the sense of “physically beautiful” and is probably […]