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biased

adjective ( also biassed)
 
 
/ˈbaɪəst/
preferring or disliking someone or something more than someone or something else, in a way that means that they are treated unfairly: biased against sb/sth He believes the American justice system is biased against blacks.biased in favour of sb/sth They claimed that the settlement was biased in favour of corporate clients.
giving results that are not accurate because information has not been collected correctly: A biased sample of interviewees has a set of characteristics that are different from those of the population as a whole. →  Compare unbiased
Translations of “biased”
in Korean 편향된…
in Arabic مُنحاز…
in Portuguese parcial, tendencioso, preconceituoso…
in Catalan parcial…
in Japanese 偏見を持った, 偏った…
in Italian prevenuto, parziale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏袒一方的, 有偏見的…
in Russian предубежденный…
in Turkish önyargılı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏袒一方的, 有偏见的…
in Polish tendencyjny, ≈ nieprzychylny/przychylny…
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