Part of speech:
To exert or have influence on; have an effect on the nature, behavior, development, action, or thought of
cause to favor
Detriment or harm caused to a person, especially in a legal case:
cause to favor
Holding stubbornly and often unreasonably to one's own opinions.
The definition of tendentious is deliberate aim, or a definite point of view.
On the celestial sphere, the position of a celestial object north or south of the celestial equator . Declination is measured in degrees along a great circle drawn through the object being measured and the north and south celestial poles, with positive values north of the celestial equator and negative values south of it, so that the equator itself is 0° and the north and south celestial poles are +90° and −90° declination respectively.
To determine, decide, or establish in advance:
To skew is to twist something so it is not straight or to distort something so it is biased or unfair.
To incline or turn from a direct line or course, esp. one that is perpendicular or level; slope
(Military) To hold a rifle at a slope with forearm perpendicular to the body in front holding the butt, the rifle resting on the shoulder.
The property of being onesided.
Something, such as molted skin, that is thrown off, out, or away.
The definition of disposition is a tendency.
A state of being predisposed; a tendency, inclination, or susceptibility.
A natural propensity or inclination; a predisposition:
The definition of a squint is a situation where the eyes are partially closed, or is slang for a quick look.
A characteristic mood, style, or habit; a natural inclination:
Not direct in descent; not following the line of father and son; collateral.
Angled at a slant
Yellowish discoloration of the whites of the eyes, skin, or mucous membranes caused by the deposition of bile salts in these tissues, occurring as a sign of disorders that interfere with normal metabolism or transport of bile. Liver diseases such as hepatitis commonly cause jaundice.
(Dialectal) To bring forth (young) prematurely, said of cattle, sheep, horses, etc.
To move or turn (something) at an angle:
(Usually plural) Something that a person likes (prefers).
(Slang) A straight, or conventional, person
A way or means of reaching something; an access:
To cause (a person, an opinion, actions, etc.) to be inclined a certain way or be turned from a given course; influence or divert
A characteristic disposition or tendency to act in a certain way; a propensity:
Being or characteristic of a bigot:
Having a particular liking or fondness for something or someone:
Causing prejudice, or harm; injurious; detrimental
cause to favor
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a partisan or partisans.
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