even-handed

See also: evenhanded

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even-handed (comparative more even-handed, superlative most even-handed)

  1. Treating fairly.
    The questioners are not even-handed in dealing with the candidates.
    • 2020 June 3, Lilian Greenwood talks to Paul Stephen, “Rail's 'underlying challenges' remain”, in Rail, page 33:
      As a former shadow transport secretary, Greenwood says she felt especially self-conscious of the need to appear even-handed if she was to gain the trust of the four Conservative members in particular who sat on her 11-person committee.

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