Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Not equitable; unfair.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not equitable; not according to the principles of equity; unjust.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Not equitable; not just.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective unfair, unequal or unjust

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not equitable or fair

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Examples

  • In a Lanham Act case, an unclean hands defense is available when the plaintiff engaged in inequitable conduct relating to the subject matter of its claims.

    Bikemaker cleans its allegedly dirty hands

  • This requires a showing that a plaintiff has engaged in inequitable conduct or bad faith with a material relation to the relief sought.

    Archive 2009-10-01

  • In a Lanham Act case, an unclean hands defense is available when the plaintiff engaged in inequitable conduct relating to the subject matter of its claims.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • This requires a showing that a plaintiff has engaged in inequitable conduct or bad faith with a material relation to the relief sought.

    Unclean hands, covered with cedar chips

  • As in inequitable distribution of moneys outrageously held by those who worked for them and ignorantly retained despite the superior claims of those who do not.

    Minor Familar`s Dictionary

  • If there ever was a formula for civil unrest if things become too inequitable, that is it.

    Secure Parking Lots

  • If there ever was a formula for civil unrest if things become too inequitable, that is it.

    Secure Parking Lots

  • If there ever was a formula for civil unrest if things become too inequitable, that is it.

    Secure Parking Lots

  • If there ever was a formula for civil unrest if things become too inequitable, that is it.

    Secure Parking Lots

  • If there ever was a formula for civil unrest if things become too inequitable, that is it.

    Secure Parking Lots

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