fair adj1: characterized by honesty and justice: free from self-interest, deception, injustice, or favoritisma fair and impartial tribunal2: reasonable as a basis for exchangea fair wagea fair valuation3: consistent with merit or importancefair and just compensation for the injuries4: conforming with established laws or standards: being in accordance with a person's rights under the lawfair judicial processfair·ly advfair·ness n
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
aequus, affording no undue advantage, appropriate, balanced, deserved, detached, dispassionate, equal, equitable, evenhanded, fair-minded, fitting, honest, honorable, impartial, merited, objective, scrupulous, sporting, sportsmanlike, square, suitable, unbiased, uncolored, uncorrupted, uninfluenced, unprejudiced, unswayed, upright
associated concepts: fair and impartial trial, fair hearing, fair on its face, fair preponderance of evidence, fair representation, fair trade, fair trial, fair wages
acceptable, adequate, bearable, decent, good enough, mediocre, medium, middling, moderate, moderately good, passable, reasonable, reasonably good, respectable, secundus, sufficient, suitable, tolerable, unexceptional, unobjectionable
associated concepts: fair aggregate value, fair and equitable value, fair and reasonable compensation, fair and reasonable market value, fair and reasonable value, fair cash value, fair consideration, fair equivalent, fair market value, fair preponderance, fair return on investment, fair use, fair valuation, fair value
adequate, attractive, average (standard), clean, dispassionate, equal, equitable, evenhanded, high-minded, honest, impartial, imperfect, judicial, juridical, just, marginal, market (business), mediocre, neutral, nonpartisan, objective, open-minded, passable, right (correct), rightful, scrupulous, unbiased, unprejudiced, upright
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
adj.Impartial and just; according to stated rules and standards.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
adj. Neutral; balanced; just; reasonable.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.