Definition of even-handed in English:

even-handed

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adjective

Derivatives

even-handedly

adverb
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  • The note suggests that the author was seeking to review the case fairly and even-handedly and the final conclusion against prosecution comes as something of a surprise.
  • If it is a matter of national interest, and if the Minister wants us to put politics to one side, then she must deal with all parties even-handedly and equally.
  • ‘He treated the prosecution and the defense even-handedly,’ says a Western diplomat.

even-handedness

noun
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  • Meier practices the historical craft with an air of impartial even-handedness that makes objectivity in scholarship seem almost possible; he thus misses numerous critical points of ideology or cultural politics.
  • The errant official crowned one of his poorer displays with two of the season's softest penalty awards; though he had the decency and even-handedness to give one to each side, but just looked out of touch all afternoon.
  • And in the spirit of even-handedness and honesty, girls are too.

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