one-sidedness

  • 1 one-sidedness — I index favoritism, inequity, intolerance, partiality, predetermination, prejudice (preconception) II …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 One-sidedness — 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

  • 3 one-sidedness — one sid·ed·ness …

    English syllables

  • 4 one-sidedness — partial, limited to one side; unilateral; occurring on one side only …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 one-sidedness — noun see one sided …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 one-sidedness — See one sidedly. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 7 one-sidedness — noun The state of being one sided …

    Wiktionary

  • 8 one-sidedness — noun see one sided …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 9 one-sidedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun An inclination for or against that inhibits impartial judgment: bias, partiality, partisanship, prejudice, prepossession, tendentiousness. See AFFECT, LIKE, STRAIGHT …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 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

  • 11 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

  • 12 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

  • 13 One-sided argument — An one sided argument is a variant of the logical fallacy known as special pleading. In this variant, only the reasons supporting a proposition are supplied, while all reasons opposing it are omitted. The one sidedness fallacy does not make an… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 sidedness — noun ( es) 1. : the quality or state of being sided in a specified way usually used in combination one sidedness 2. : a tendency to functional dominance of complementary organs (as the hands or eyes) of one side of the body …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 sidedness — n. quality of having a particular kind or number of sides (i.e. one sidedness) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 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

  • 17 one-sided — adjective 1 considering or showing only one side of a question, subject etc in a way that is unfair: The newspapers give a very one sided account of the war. 2 an activity or competition that is one sided is one in which one person or side does… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 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

  • 19 one-sided — adjective Date: circa 1802 1. a. (1) having one side prominent ; lopsided (2) having or occurring on one side only b. limited to one side ; partial < a one sided interpretation > 2. unilateral …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 one-sided — adjective 1》 unfairly dealing with or biased towards only one side of a contentious issue.     ↘(of a contest or conflict) grossly unequal. 2》 occurring on or having one side only. Derivatives one sidedly adverb one sidedness noun …

    English new terms dictionary