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  • nounbelief in one way; partiality
  • noundiagonal weave of fabric
  • verbcause to favor

synonyms for bias

  • bigotry
  • favoritism
  • inclination
  • intolerance
  • leaning
  • preconceived idea
  • preconceived notion
  • preconceived opinion
  • preference
  • prejudgment
  • prejudice
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • unfairness
  • bent
  • chauvinism
  • discrimination
  • disposition
  • illiberality
  • mind-set
  • parti pris
  • partiality
  • partisanship
  • penchant
  • preconception
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • prepossession
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • standpoint
  • viewpoint
  • narrow-mindedness
  • one-sidedness
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antonyms for bias

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  • disinterest
  • equitableness
  • fair-mindedness
  • fairness
  • justice
  • neutrality
  • objectivity
  • open-mindedness
  • tolerance
  • unbiasedness
  • impartiality
  • justness
    • leave alone
    • straighten
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    Haley also accused it having a “chronic bias against” Israel.
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