fair share

Definition of fair share

  1. :  a reasonable amount He gets his fair share of attention, too.

Word by Word Definitions

fairplay
  1. :  pleasing to the eye or mind especially because of fresh, charming, or flawless quality

    :  superficially pleasing :  specious

    :  clean, pure

  1. :  beauty, fairness

    :  something that is fair or fortunate (see 1fair)

    :  woman

  1. :  in a manner that is honest or impartial or that conforms to rules :  in a fair manner

    :  fairly

  1. :  clear

    :  to join so that the external surfaces blend smoothly

  1. :  a gathering of buyers and sellers at a particular place and time for trade

    :  a competitive exhibition usually with accompanying entertainment and amusements

    :  an exhibition designed to acquaint prospective buyers or the general public with a product

shareplay
  1. :  plowshare

  1. :  a portion belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual or group

    :  one's full or fair portion

    :  the part allotted or belonging to one of a number owning together property or interest

  1. :  to divide and distribute in shares :  apportion

    :  to partake of, use, experience, occupy, or enjoy with others

    :  to have in common


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