In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(criticism/account/report) tendencioso(report/criticism/account) parcial(account/report/criticism) partidista(judge) parcialI think my daughter's wonderful, but then I'm biased — mi hija me parece maravillosa pero, claro, será pasión de madre humorous
- to be biased against sth/sb — tener prejuicio en contra de algo/algn
- to be biased toward(s) sth/sb — estar predipuesto a favor de algo/algn
- However, Frontier legislator Emily Lau feared opinions from the forum could be biased.
- Sequential block designs can lead to biased allocation.
- These are culturally biased statements of opinion, not scientifically supportable propositions.
- If you don't know already, I'm biased towards Rieslings.
- Police Officers were unanimously viewed as acting in a biased way towards male victims.
- In Canada, although not alone, the CBC provides the most slanted and biased information, and routinely practices dishonest reporting.
- The genetic programming example above yields large equations that become impractical or too biased to the past.
- Its account of events was piecemeal and its analysis was biased.
- Conservatives, libertarians and Republicans often pride themselves as being more committed to the objective truth than the biased left-wing media.
- Well, I think that there was a lot of biased coverage.
- Many of these genes are also strongly female biased.
- I only object to the fact that your articles seem extremely biased.
- Still, this approach could have unwittingly biased results.
- The charge that its review process is biased against right-wing nominees is manifestly false.
- Very young children are not yet as visually biased as adults.
- A clearer pattern occurred in open interspaces, which were only visited by small frugivores, and where the seed size distribution was significantly biased toward the smallest seeds.
- Most studies of professions based on the process model have been biased towards Anglo-American experiences.
- The decision to transfer such patients to neurosurgical care seems to be biased against older patients.
- Shorter, honest recommendations are better than longer biased reports.
- The publisher blamed the losses on a lack of advertising, particularly among those Marshalltown merchants who were biased against Latinos.
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