biased

[ bahy-uhst ]
/ ˈbaɪ əst /

adjective

having or showing bias or prejudice: They gave us a biased report on immigration trends.

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Also especially British, bi·assed .

Origin of biased

First recorded in 1605–15; bias + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM biased

bi·ased·ly, adverbnon·bi·ased, adjective
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