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Definition of "fairness" []

  • The requirement of the Federal Communications Commission that broadcast coverage of controversial subjects should be balanced (noun)
  • The property of being fair. (noun)

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Use "fairness" in a sentence
  • "Cabana's perspective on things, in fairness, is a symptom, not the disease itself."
  • "CARL PALADINO: I NEVER ACCUSED ANDREW CUOMO OF HAVING AN AFFAIR - In an interview with the Buffalo News, the New York Republican gubernatorial candidate attempted to clear up a number of his inflamatory statenets: Paladino, speaking from his Buffalo office, said he has been subjected to so many questions about his personal life that he recently questioned whether the media, in fairness, is also posing personal questions to Cuomo ...."
  • "Obama used the word fairness in his third State of the Union."