Definitions for biased

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word biased

Princeton's WordNet

  1. biased, colored, coloured, one-sided, slanted(adj)

    favoring one person or side over another

    "a biased account of the trial"; "a decision that was partial to the defendant"

Wiktionary

  1. biased(Adjective)

    exhibiting bias; prejudiced

    The newspaper gave a biased account of the incident.

  2. biased(Adjective)

    angled at a slant

    The table had a biased edge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Biased

    of Bias

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Les Funtleyder:

    The best case through the end of year is range-bound for healthcare, maybe biased downward slightly.

  2. Virendra Chauhan:

    We think low $30's (per barrel) is a floor, but once positioning gets so biased anything can happen.

  3. Jeffrey Duchin:

    Just looking at the ones that might have been reported with an outbreak that was detected would be a very biased sample.

  4. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal:

    We need somebody from outside of D.C., we need somebody bold willing to make big changes and I'm biased towards governors.

  5. The Fountain Hopper:

    They have simply shared a 40-year-old federal policy. we think that admission to a University such as Stanford is a process that is biased towards those that are in the know.

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Translations for biased

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  • предубеден, пристрастенBulgarian
  • zaujatýCzech
  • geneigt, parteiisch, gekippt, tendenziös, voreingenommenGerman
  • tendencioso, ladeado, parcial, sesgado, inclinado, en declive, oblicuoSpanish
  • elfogult, részrehajlóHungarian
  • пристрасенMacedonian
  • пристрастный, предубеждённыйRussian
  • partisk, snedvridenSwedish

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