inequitable

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in·eq·ui·ta·ble

 (ĭn-ĕk′wĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
Not equitable; unfair.

in·eq′ui·ta·bly adv.

inequitable

(ɪnˈɛkwɪtəbəl)
adj
not equitable; unjust or unfair
inˈequitableness n
inˈequitably adv

in•eq•ui•ta•ble

(ɪnˈɛk wɪ tə bəl)

adj.
not equitable; unjust or unfair.
[1660–70]
in•eq′ui•ta•ble•ness, n.
in•eq′ui•ta•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inequitable - not equitable or fairinequitable - not equitable or fair; "the inequitable division of wealth"; "inequitable taxation"
equitable, just - fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience; "equitable treatment of all citizens"; "an equitable distribution of gifts among the children"

inequitable

adjective unfair, prejudiced, biased, one-sided, partial, partisan, unjust, discriminatory, preferential The system is grossly inequitable and inefficient.
just, fair, unbiased, impartial, even-handed, unprejudiced

inequitable

adjective
Not fair, right, or just:
Translations

inequitable

[ɪnˈekwɪtəbl] ADJno equitativo

inequitable

[ɪnˈɛkwɪtəbəl] adjinéquitable

inequitable

adjungerecht

inequitable

[ɪnˈɛkwɪtəbl] adjiniquo/a
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clos[es] the doors of a court of equity to one tainted with inequitableness or bad faith relative to the matter in which he seeks relief, however improper may have been the behavior of the defendant.
is a self-imposed ordinance that closes the doors of a court of equity to one tainted with inequitableness or bad faith relative to the matter in which he seeks relief, however improper may have been the behavior of the [opponent].
A proportional land tax, although in line with optimal tax rules, is inherently handicapped by its inequitableness, income and price inelasticities and is risk prone.