Biased - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbaɪəst|  American pronunciation of the word biased
Brit.  |ˈbʌɪəst|  British pronunciation of the word biased
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto bias
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto bias

adjective

- favoring one person or side over another(syn: colored, coloured, one-sided, slanted)

a biased account of the trial

Examples

She is too biased to write about the case objectively.

He is biased against women.

The judges of the talent show were biased toward musical acts.

But even if you think I may be biased about the book's conclusions, please trust me about its awful prose.

Of course I'm biased, but I thought my daughter's paintings were the best.

The majority of infants are biased towards being social rather than being antisocial.

a biased account of the trial

My parents are biased against popular music before they even hear it.

Several factors could have biased the results of the study.

The defense attorney charged that the jurors were biased

they accused the paper of biased coverage of race relations

the witness is biased and so cannot be trusted

his treatment of the race question is badly biased

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