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Word: evenhanded

Definition: impartial; fair


Sentences Containing 'evenhanded'

He meted out to all the same even-handed justice, and required of all the same respectful regard for the law and for decorum.” Almanac.
The old, the fat, the poor, the black, the royal and the gay - all fall victim to her even-handed intolerance'.
The raging agonies I suffer on the night of the Race Ball, where I know the eldest Miss Larkins will be dancing with the military, ought to have some compensation, if there be even-handed justice in the world.
Therefore, I saw that here was a sort of interregnum in Providence; for its even-handed equity never could have so gross an injustice.

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