discriminationnoun [ U ]uk /dɪˌskrɪm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ us /dɪˌskrɪm.əˈneɪ.ʃən/
discrimination noun [ U ] (DIFFERENT TREATMENT)
- AIDS victims often experience social ostracism and discrimination.
- There should be no discrimination on the grounds of colour.
- She believes the research understates the amount of discrimination women suffer.
- She will be remembered as an unrelenting opponent of racial discrimination.
- The law has done little to prevent racial discrimination and inequality.