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fair's fair

A phrase used when one is emphasizing their belief that something is fair. Come on, you need to watch the kids for Ellen tonight because I do it all the time—fair's fair.
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fair's fair

used to request just treatment or assert that an arrangement is just. informal
2000 Sallee Vickers Miss Garnet's Angel Jonah, the wandering prophet, reminded her too much of her father. ‘He was a bit of a misery, wasn't he?’ But then, fair's fair, living in the belly of a whale must give one a different point of view.
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fair’s ˈfair

(British English also fair ˈdos/ˈdo’s) (spoken) used, especially as an exclamation, to say that you think that an action, a decision, etc. is acceptable and appropriate because it means that everyone will be treated fairly: You may not like her, but fair’s fair, she’s a good teacher.Look, fair’s fair. I’ve helped you lots of times. Now you can help me.
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Room Le Tigre will be brought to accommodate both concerts, corporate conventions, examinations or competitions and exhibitions or fairs fair. The multi-activity Tiger involves very versatile basic equipment: 3 galleries with retractable and mobile 208 seats each and 1,500 chairs to get a gauge of 2,100 spectators.
Fairs fair, Mr Richardson, if you and others love them then let us all share in them.
bonnythescouser I have been one of Lucas' biggest critics but fairs fair he has improved considerably and his partnership with Meireles looks very promising.
The room will be brought Tiger to receive both concerts, corporate conventions, examinations or competitions and exhibitions or fairs fair. The multi-activity Tiger involves very versatile basic equipment: 3 with retractable stands and mobile 208 seats each and 1,500 chairs to get a gauge of 2100 spectators.