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fair / justo
 
fair   1   [fɛər]
A. -adjective
fairer   comparative
fairest   superlative
1. (=just)   [person, treatment, wage, exchange]   justo   [decision, report, hearing]   imparcial   [comment]   razonable,   válido   [sample]   representativo   [price]   justo,   razonable   [deal]   justo,   equitativo   [fight, election]   limpio   [competition]   leal
·that'noun fair comment
·ésa es una observaciónoun razonable or válida
·it'noun not fair!
·¡no es justo!,   ¡no hay derecho!
·it'noun not fair to expect you to wash up
·no es justo pretender que friegues
·it'noun fair to say that ...
·es cierto que ...,   lo cierto es que ...
a. [be] fair, darling, it'noun not their fault =   nouné justo or razonable, cariño, no es culpa suya
·to be fair ...
(=truth to tell)   a decir verdad ...,   en honor a la verdad ...
(=not to be unjust)   para ser justo ...
b. fair [enough]! =   ¡vale!,   ¡muy bien!
c. fair'noun [fair], it'noun my turn now =   vale ya or ya basta, ahora me toca a masculineí
d. fair [game]   (figurative)   blanco (m) legítimo
e. it'noun not fair [on] the old =   es injusto or no es justo para (con) los ancianos
f. it'noun [only] fair that ... =   lo masculineánoun justo sería que ...
·as is only fair
·como es justo
g. fair [play]   (in game)   juego (m) limpio
·sense of fair play
(figurative)   sentido (m) de la justicia
h. she'noun had more than her fair [share] of problems in life =   ha pasado mucho or lo suyo en la vida
·they are not paying their fair share
·no estánoun pagando la cantidad que les corresponde or que les toca
i. to be fair [to] somebody =   ser justo con somebody, someone
·that'noun not true, you're not being fair [to] him
·eso no es verdad, no estánoun siendo justo con él
j. fair [trade] =   comercio (m) equitativo
k. by fair means or foul   por las buenas o por las malas
·all'noun fair in love and war
·todo vale en el amor y la guerra
2. (=reasonable, average)   [work]   pasable,   regular
a. she has a fair [chance] =   tiene bastantes posibilidades
·you've got to give him a fair chance
·le tienes que dar una oportunidad con todas las de la ley
b. I have a fair [idea] of what to expect =   nouné masculineánoun o menos qué esperar
c. fair to [middling] =   regular
·"how are you?" -- "fair to middling"
·--¿qué tal estánoun? --regular
d. he'noun been given fair [warning] =   no puede decir que no se le ha avisado
3. (=quite large)   [sum, speed]   considerable
a. a fair [amount] of =   bastante
b. this happens in a fair [number] of cases =   esto sucede en bastantes casos
c. we've still got a fair [way] to go =   aúnoun nos queda un buen trecho que recorrer
4. (=pale, light-coloured)   [hair, person]   rubio,   güero Mexico   [complexion, skin]   blanco,   güero Mexico
5. (=fine, good)   [weather]   bueno
·if it'noun fair tomorrow
·si hace buen tiempo mañana
a. fair [copy] =   copia (f) en limpio
·to make a fair copy of something
·hacer una copia en limpio de algo,   pasar algo en limpio
·his legal career seemed [set] fair
·su carrera como abogado parecía tener el éxito asegurado
b. in fair weather or foul   (referring to present, future)   haga bueno o malo   (referring to past)   hiciera bueno o malo
6. literary
(=beautiful)   bello,   hermoso
·this fair city of ours
·esta bella ciudad nuestra
·the fair [sex]
·el bello sexo
B. -adverb
1. to [play] fair =   jugar limpio
b. to win fair and [square] =   ganar con todas las de la ley
·it hit the target fair and square
·dio justo en el centro del blanco
2.
*
(=positively)   verdaderamente
·we were fair terrified
·estábamos verdaderamente asustados
·it fair took my breath away
te/os juro que me dejó sin habla *
 
fair / feria
 
fair
2
[fɛər]
-noun
1. (=market)   feria (f)
·antiques/craft fair
feria (f) de antigüedades/artesanía
·book fair
feria (f) del libro
trade  
2. (British, Great Britain)
(=funfair)   parque (m) de atracciones
 
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