Definitions for one-sided

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nonreversible, one-sided(adj)

    not reversible or capable of having either side out

  2. unilateral, one-sided(adj)

    involving only one part or side

    "unilateral paralysis"; "a unilateral decision"

  3. 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"

GCIDE

  1. One-sided(a.)

    Using only one side, or having only one side usable; as, one-sided printing; one-sided film; -- used mostly of sheets of material used for printing or imaging.

Wiktionary

  1. one-sided(Adjective)

    Partial or biased in favour of one faction or demographic group

    We were robbed! That referee was definitely one-sided.

  2. one-sided(Adjective)

    With one competitor dominant over the other

    It was a swift, one-sided fight, all over in the second round.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marco Rubio:

    What kind of one-sided deal is this? no wonder why people around the world laugh at Barack Obama.

  2. Ling Chengxing:

    Tobacco control is long term, complex and arduous work, and one-sided, absolutist and expansionist tendencies should be carefully avoided.

  3. Mark Ruge:

    The statements about the Jones Act in the (former IMF economists') report are overly simplistic, completely one-sided, and just plain wrong.

  4. Koji Fukaya:

    The dollar will remain strong against the yen in the medium term but a one-sided rally we saw last year is unlikely to be repeated this year.

  5. The Russian foreign ministry:

    In our view, the United States and other NATO members should have long abandoned the pernicious one-sided steps in the missile defence field. They wouldn't have to worry about the consequences then.

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