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Princeton's WordNet

  1. biased, colored, coloured, one-sided, slantedadjective

    favoring one person or side over another

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


  1. biasedadjective

    exhibiting bias; prejudiced

    The newspaper gave a biased account of the incident.

  2. biasedadjective

    angled at a slant

    The table had a biased edge.


  1. biased

    Biased refers to an unfair inclination or prejudice towards or against a person, group, idea, or thing, often based on personal opinions, feelings, or beliefs rather than facts or objective analysis. It is a tendency to favor one side or outcome more than the other, leading to a lack of impartiality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Biased

    of Bias

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    to influence somebody/something, especially unfairly; to give an advantage to one group, etc.

    Submitted by rinat on August 4, 2020  

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  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

Examples of biased in a Sentence

  1. White House:

    I support reporters even irredeemably biased ones having access to the White House. But Jim Acosta should consider how Jim Acosta behavior affects the rest of the press corps, who are there to be taken seriously and report Fox News rather than to boost their own celebrity.

  2. Les Funtleyder:

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

  3. 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.

  4. Olympian Connor Fields:

    I know I may be biased, but I think BMX is so cool and one of the best sports in the world, if being a Ralph Lauren athlete can help get more BMX on TV then I am happy.

  5. Tony Pua:

    Such cooperation will not only go a long way towards identifying the culprits ... but also removing the perception that the Malaysian AG was biased in favor of the Prime Minister.

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