evenhanded

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adjective even·hand·ed \ˌē-vən-ˈhan-dəd\

Definition of evenhanded

evenhandedly

adverb

evenhandedness

noun

Examples of evenhanded in a Sentence

  1. I thought it was an evenhanded assessment of her performance.

  2. an evenhanded meting out of punishment

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First Known Use of evenhanded

1605


EVENHANDED Defined for English Language Learners

evenhanded

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Definition of evenhanded for English Language Learners

  • : not favoring one side or group over another



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