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fairly

fair·ly

fairly

 
 
pronunciation:
feIr li
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in a just or impartial manner.
The judge decided fairly.
synonyms:
fair, justly
similar words:
honestly, legitimately, properly, rightly
definition 2: moderately.
She is doing fairly well in school.
synonyms:
moderately, passably, pretty, tolerably
similar words:
rather, somewhat
definition 3: legitimately.
He did not win the race fairly.
synonyms:
legitimately
similar words:
by rights, honestly, properly, rightly