unfair

[uhn-fair]
adjective
1.
not fair; not conforming to approved standards, as of justice, honesty, or ethics: an unfair law; an unfair wage policy.
2.
disproportionate; undue; beyond what is proper or fitting: an unfair share.

Origin:
before 900; 1705–15 for def 1; Middle English: uncomely, ugly; Old English unfæger; cognate with Old Norse ūfagr. See un-1, fair1

unfairly, adverb
unfairness, noun
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unfair (ʌnˈfɛə)
 
adj
1.  characterized by inequality or injustice
2.  dishonest or unethical
 
un'fairly
 
adv
 
un'fairness
 
n

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unfair
O.E. unfægr "unlovely," from un- (1) "not" + fair. Cf. O.N. ufagr, Goth. unfagrs. Meaning "wicked, evil, bad" is recorded from c.1300. Sense of "not equitable, unjust" is first recorded 1713.
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Example sentences
He got a ton of publicity for his tirade, a reward that was pretty unfair in
  and of itself.
Wait lists are another unfair practice which needs to be examined carefully.
Without these conditions, trade quickly becomes inefficient and unfair.
Opponents to globalization blame free trade for unfair working conditions.
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