Unbiased Un*bi"ased, a. [Pref. un- + biased.] Free from bias or prejudice; unprejudiced; impartial. -- {Un*bi"ased*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • unbiased — UK US /ˌʌnˈbaɪəst/ adjective ► able to judge fairly because you are not influenced by your own opinions: »He admits that his newspaper was not an unbiased observer in the conflict. »We try to remain as unbiased as we can, but it is difficult. ►… …   Financial and business terms

  • unbiased — unbiased, unbiassed The preferred form is unbiased, although ss is also found …   Modern English usage

  • unbiased — I adjective broad minded, detached, disinterested, dispassionate, equitable, fair, fair minded, impartial, impersonal, independent, indifferent, just, liberal, neutral, nonpartisan, objective, open, open minded, tolerant, unbigoted, uncolored,… …   Law dictionary

  • unbiased — c.1600, literal, in reference to throws at bowls, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + BIASED (Cf. biased). Figurative sense of impartial, unprejudiced is recorded from 1640s …   Etymology dictionary

  • unbiased — impartial, dispassionate, *fair, just, equitable, uncolored, objective Analogous words: uninterested, disinterested, detached, aloof (see INDIFFERENT) Antonyms: biased …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • unbiased — [adj] not prejudiced aloof, cold, disinterested, dispassionate, equal, equitable, even handed, fair, honest, impartial, just, neutral, nondiscriminatory, nonpartisan, objective, on the fence*, open minded, straight, unbigoted, uncolored,… …   New thesaurus

  • unbiased — (also unbiassed) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing no prejudice; impartial …   English terms dictionary

  • unbiased — or unbiassed [unbī′əst] adj. without bias or prejudice; objective; impartial SYN. FAIR1 …   English World dictionary

  • unbiased — [[t]ʌ̱nba͟ɪ͟əst[/t]] also unbiassed ADJ GRADED If you describe someone or something as unbiased, you mean they are fair and not likely to support one particular person or group involved in something. There is no clear and unbiased information… …   English dictionary

  • unbiased — un|bi|ased [ʌnˈbaıəst] adj unbiased information, opinions, advice etc is fair because the person giving it is not influenced by their own or other people s opinions = ↑impartial ▪ We aim to provide a service that is balanced and unbiased. ▪ an… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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