What does biased mean?

Definitions for biased

Here are all the 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"


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of biased in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of biased in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Avi Degani:

    The Internet does not represent the State of Israel or the people of Israel. (It is) biased strongly toward Tel Aviv, people who are in the periphery ... and have a stronger tendency to vote Likud are, I think, very poorly represented.

  4. Vanna Bonta:

    As the author of a work, I don't relinquish author-ity to just any critic, particularly not to people whose work I've not read or don't respect; those biased by envy are the least relevant, and grounded grammarians who strangle or sterilize under a banner of superiority are a close second.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    What we saw was that the Ferguson Police Department in conjunction with the municipality saw traffic stops, arrests, tickets as a revenue generator, as opposed to serving the community, and that it systematically was biased against African-Americans in that city who were stopped, harassed, mistreated, abused, called names, fined.

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Translations for biased

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

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

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