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English noun: unfairness

1. unfairness (cognition) partiality that is not fair or equitable

Broader (hypernym)partiality, partisanship

Antonymscandor, fair-mindedness, candour, fairness

2. unfairness (attribute) injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards


Broader (hypernym)injustice, unjustness

Narrower (hyponym)gamesmanship

Antonymsfairness, equity

3. unfairness (act) an unjust act

Synonymsiniquity, injustice, shabbiness

Broader (hypernym)actus reus, misconduct, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct

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