Treating all rivals or disputants equally: the minister cannot be impartial in the way that a judge would be
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- An adjudicator must be, and must be seen to be, disinterested, unbiased and impartial.
- Now more than ever, there is a need for impartial professional advice.
- This provides free, independent, impartial and confidential advice to people with debts.
unbiased, unprejudiced, neutral, non-partisan, non-discriminatory, anti-discrimination, disinterested, uninvolved, uncommitted, detached, dispassionate, objective, open-minded, equitable, even-handed, fair, fair-minded, just;
without favouritism, free from discrimination, with no axe to grind, without fear or favour
informal on the fence
Words that rhyme with impartialcourt-martial, marshal, martial, partial
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