HyperDic: partiality

English > 2 senses of the word partiality:
NOUNfeelingpartiality, fondness, fancya predisposition to like / like something
cognitionpartiality, partisanshipan inclination to favor / favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives
partiality > pronunciation
Soundspaa.rshiyae'lahtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > partiality: 2 senses > noun 1, feeling
MeaningA predisposition to like / like something.
Synonymsfondness, fancy
BroaderlikingA feeling of pleasure and enjoyment
Spanishafecto, afición, apego, cariño, estima, gusto, inclinación, parcialidad
Catalanafició, inclinació
English > partiality: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningAn inclination to favor / favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives.
Synonympartisanship
NarrowerEurocentrismbelief in the preeminence of Europe and the Europeans
anthropocentrism, anthropocentricityAn inclination to evaluate reality exclusively in terms of human values
bias, prejudice, preconceptionA partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
ethnocentrismbelief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group
sectionalism, provincialism, localismA partiality for some particular place
tiltA slight but noticeable partiality
unfairnesspartiality that is not fair or equitable
Broaderinclination, disposition, tendencyAn attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
Oppositeimpartiality, nonpartisanshipAn inclination to weigh both views or opinions equally
Spanishparcialidad, partidismo
Catalanparcialitat, partidisme
Adjectivespartialshowing favoritism

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