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impartial

im·par·tial

impartial

 
pronunciation:
ihm par shl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: not partial or prejudiced; even-handed or objective.
an impartial judge
synonyms:
detached, disinterested, dispassionate, evenhanded, fair, objective, unbiased, unprejudiced
antonyms:
biased, discriminatory, partial, partisan, prejudiced
similar words:
candid, equitable, even, indifferent, just, neutral
derivations: impartially (adv.), impartiality (n.), impartialness (n.)
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The word impartial contains the following part:
im-2 Latin prefix that means not, without
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The prefix im-2 occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of in-2 used before roots beginning with the letter "m," "p," and "b." See in-2.