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can't say fairer than that

Cannot offer or propose a better deal. This offer includes a 20 percent discount, and I've waived all the fees. I can't say fairer than that. I'll even drive you there. You can't say fairer than that, can you?
See also: fairer, say, that

the fair(er) sex

Females. The term has come to be considered inappropriate due to its emphasis on the physical appearance of women and girls. Did he just say "members of the fairer sex"? I feel like I'm in a Victorian novel.
See also: sex

you can’t say ˈfairer (than ˈthat)

(British English, spoken) used to say that you think the offer you are making is reasonable or generous: Look, I’ll give you £100 for it. You can’t say fairer than that.
See also: fairer, say
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