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Definition 1: an inclination to favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for partiality in the sense of this definition

(partiality is a kind of ...) an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others

"he had an inclination to give up too easily" "a tendency to be too strict"

(... is a kind of partiality ) an inclination to evaluate reality exclusively in terms of human values

(... is a kind of partiality ) belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group

(... is a kind of partiality ) belief in the preeminence of Europe and the Europeans

(... is a kind of partiality ) a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

(... is a kind of partiality ) a slight but noticeable partiality

"the court's tilt toward conservative rulings"

(... is a kind of partiality ) a partiality for some particular place

(... is a kind of partiality ) partiality that is not fair or equitable

Definition 2: a predisposition to like something - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where partiality or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he had a fondness for whiskey
  • she had dismissed him quite brutally, relegating him to the status of a passing fancy, or less

Synonyms for partiality in the sense of this definition

(partiality is a kind of ...) a feeling of pleasure and enjoyment

"I've always had a liking for reading" "she developed a liking for gin"

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