adverb see one-sided

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  • one-sidedly — adverb a) In a one sided or biased manner. Macaulay was concerned to interpret the seventeenth century in terms of the triumph of the Whigs as champions of public rights; and he upheld this one sidedly but not malignantly. b) In a manner which… …   Wiktionary

  • One-sidedly — One sided One sid ed, a. 1. Having one side only, or one side prominent. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence: Limited to one side; favoring one person or side over another; partial; unjust; unfair; as, a one sided view or statement. [WordNet sense 5]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • one-sidedly — one sid·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • one-sidedly — adverb in a unilateral manner; by means of one part or party they worked out an agreement unilaterally • Syn: ↑unilaterally • Ant: ↑multilaterally (for: ↑unilaterally) • Derived fr …   Useful english dictionary

  • one-sidedly — See one sided. * * * …   Universalium

  • one-sided — one sidedly, adv. one sidedness, n. /wun suy did/, adj. 1. considering but one side of a matter or question; partial or unfair: a one sided judgment. 2. with one party, contestant, side, etc., vastly superior; unbalanced; unequal: a one sided… …   Universalium

  • one-sided — adj 1.) considering or showing only one side of a question, subject etc in a way that is unfair →↑biased, balanced ↑balanced ▪ The newspapers give a very one sided account of the war. 2.) an activity or competition that is one sided is one in… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • one-sided — (adj.) 1833, dealing with one side of a question or dispute, from ONE (Cf. one) + SIDE (Cf. side) (n.). Related: One sidedly; one sidedness …   Etymology dictionary

  • one — adj., n., & pron. adj. 1 single and integral in number. 2 (with a noun implied) a single person or thing of the kind expressed or implied (one of the best; a nasty one). 3 a particular but undefined, esp. as contrasted with another (that is one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • one-sided — /ˈwʌn saɪdəd/ (say wun suyduhd) adjective 1. considering but one side of a matter or question; partial, unjust, or unfair: a one sided judgement. 2. Law unilateral, as a contract. 3. unbalanced; unequal: a one sided fight. 4. existing or… …   Australian English dictionary

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