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Definition of fair adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

fair

 adverb
adverb
NAmE//fɛr//
 
 
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  • according to the rules; in a way that is considered to be acceptable and appropriate Come on, you two, fight fair! They'll respect you as long as you play fair (= behave honestly).
  • Idioms
    fair and square
     
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    honestly and according to the rules We won the election fair and square.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: fair