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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.
CAIE The steer's aa bye sae it's wi a sigh o relief I hae manag't tae pit thegither es wikk's screid efter a fairish feow days.
But trying to change the story of Redemption is not fairish,' he added.
But trying to change the story of Redemption is not fairish," the Senate chief explained to reporters.
Sotto noted that while the Bible is a good source of insights, "trying to chance the story of redemption is not fairish.
Kibblesworth v Tantobie TANTOBIE S English lbw Bush 32, D Proud c G Mitchinson b E Roberts 0, A Urwin b E Roberts 0, S Fairish c and b Davidson 34, G Harris b Davidson 0, P Silsbee b Bush 15, S Proud b Davidson 6, I Booththroyd c Awan b Bush 1, J Ward c Evans b Davidson 3, N Whiteford not out 1.
"The handicapper has been fairish with him, raising him 9lb for his two latest victories, as Paddy hasn't had to get too serious with him to win.
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.