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jaundiced

adjective uk   /ˈdʒɔːn.dɪst/ us    /ˈdʒɑːn-/ formal
judging everything as bad because bad things have happened to you in the past: He seems to have/take a very jaundiced view of life. I'm afraid I look on all travel companies' claims with a rather jaundiced eye, having been disappointed by them so often in the past. looking slightly yellow in colour because of having jaundice: He was jaundiced from liver disease.
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