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Of moderately large size or good quality.

fair′ish·ly adv.


1. moderately good, well, etc
2. (of the hair, complexion, etc) moderately light in colour


(ˈfɛər ɪʃ)

1. moderately good or large.
2. moderately light in color.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fairish - not excessive or extreme; "a fairish income"; "reasonable prices"
moderate - being within reasonable or average limits; not excessive or extreme; "moderate prices"; "a moderate income"; "a moderate fine"; "moderate demands"; "a moderate estimate"; "a moderate eater"; "moderate success"; "a kitchen of moderate size"; "the X-ray showed moderate enlargement of the heart"
2.fairish - (used of hair or skin) pale or light-colored; "a fair complexion";
blond, blonde, light-haired - being or having light colored skin and hair and usually blue or grey eyes; "blond Scandinavians"; "a house full of light-haired children"


Of moderately good quality but less than excellent:
Informal: OK, tidy.
References in classic literature ?
I read these and I read several comedies of Lope de Vega, and numbers of archaic dramas in Moratin's history, and I really got a fairish perspective of the Spanish drama, which has now almost wholly faded from my mind.
I have been over it a fairish number of times, but I have never been able to get the hang of it.
A tall young officer with a fairish skin and reddish whiskers--and had a servant by the name o' Pym?
Beats me how them Frenchmen fetch anywheres, exceptin' America's fairish broadly.
Again I should declare an interest: while I am tallish and fairish and clearly influenced by those Viking longboats, my brother is darker, slightly shorter and a typical bullfighter.
Derek Chilton, Andy McGee, Tommy Dunn and M Fairish were successful for The Punch Bowl while Craig Eddy, Daryl Payne and Ryan Campbell took consolation points for the home side.
My stats say the double-result punt on Robin van Persie to score in a United victory is a fairish bet at the standout 4/5 (Boylesports).
Charles emerged with lipstick on his cheek and described his son as "blond, sort of fairish, with blue eyes".
Police are looking for a boy aged around 15, chunky build with fairish hair.
Of the five novels to be discussed in this section, four of them, Esti Kinasih's (2002) Fairish, Maria Ardelia's (2004) Me Versus High Heels
20) Horace's house, described when he retreats to Kinston, "was new, on a fairish piece of lawn, the trees, the poplars and maples which he had set out, still new.