Equitable - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈekwɪtəbl|  American pronunciation of the word equitable
Brit.  |ˈɛkwɪtəb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word equitable

adjective

- fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience(syn: just)

equitable treatment of all citizens
an equitable distribution of gifts among the children

Examples

They reached an equitable settlement of their dispute.

fighting for a more equitable distribution of funds

The work should be shared more equitably.

an equitable distribution of food supplies

an equitable distribution of gifts among the children

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