fair–weather

adjective

Definition of fair–weather

  1. 1 :  loyal only during a time of success <a fair–weather friend>

  2. 2 :  suitable for or done during fair weather <a fair–weather sail>

1736

First Known Use of fair–weather

1736


FAIR–WEATHER Defined for English Language Learners

fair–weather

adjective

Definition of fair–weather for English Language Learners

  • : loyal or helpful only during times of success and happiness


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