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unfair

adjective

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not being in accordance with the rules or standards of what is fair in sport
  • a team that is notorious throughout the league for its record of unfair play

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The first known use of unfair was in 1700

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“Unfair.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unfair. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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