What is Fair?

That’s not fair! ‘Life’s not fair!’ We’ve all heard these phrases at one point or another, and everyone seems to have a different interpretation of what actually IS fair in life, work, and other areas. As such, the word fair is generally defined depending on its context, as ‘fair’ has several definitions. If it is used in the examples given above, the term ‘fair’ is generally defined as equal, or equitable.