Pronunciation of Equitable
/ˈɛkwɪtəbə͡l/, /ˈɛkwɪtəbəl/, /ˈɛ_k_w_ɪ_t_ə_b_əl/
Synonyms for equitable:
Other synonyms and related words:
dispassionate, nonpartisan, deserved, even, righteous, reasonable, impartial, objective, unbiased, indifferent, fit, fair-minded, evenhanded, unprejudiced, equal, disinterested, honest, upright, candid, balanced, judicial, legal.
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Usage examples for equitable:
- When, however, the facts are in dispute, a jury must be called in, if either party claims it, in an action not of an equitable nature, when the matter in controversy is one of any considerable amount. - "The American Judiciary", Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD.
- He is then interrogated for what crime he has been apprehended and imprisoned by the Holy Court of the Inquisition, of all courts the most equitable, the most cautious, the most merciful. - "Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal", Sarah J Richardson.