• (America) IPA: /ˈbaɪəst/


  1. Exhibiting bias; prejudiced.
    The newspaper gave a biased account of the incident.
    Synonyms: partial, prejudiced, tendentious
  2. Angled at a slant.
    The table had a biased edge.
  3. (electrical engineering) On which an electrical bias is applied.
  4. (statistics) Exhibiting a systematic distortion of results due to a factor not allowed for in its derivation; skewed.
Translations Translations Translations Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of bias
    She biased them against him for no apparent reason.

This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.004
Offline English dictionary