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The partiality this worthy Grecian always manifested for smoking is well known.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
This may have been maternal partiality, for whilst a mere child, she was somewhat obstinate in disposition, and averse to study.
THE CHILDHOOD OF DISTINGUISHED WOMENSELINA A. BOWER
Scattergood was partial to old ladies, and this partiality can be traced to his earliest days in Coldriver.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
It was very tractable and gentle in its temper, and never took advantage of the partiality shown to it.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
The great reason for this was the want of punctuality in the payment of rates and taxes, and the partiality shown by collectors.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
It may be all parental partiality, but my boy seems to me one of whom any father might well be proud.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
I do not mean to be his biographer, however, though my partiality for him will be a sufficient apology for a slight sketch.
STORIES ABOUT ANIMALS: WITH PICTURES TO MATCHFRANCIS C. WOODWORTH
The boys could well afford to laugh at the pleasantry of the man who, it was evident, felt a partiality for them.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
With satisfaction, I have perceived your youthful partiality for each other, and cherished every spark of growing attachment.
THE MYSTERIOUS WANDERER, VOL. IIISOPHIA REEVE
Ingham sent Woodbury's letter to Biddle, intimating that it was political partiality that was complained of.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME XIIJOHN LORD
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WORDS RELATED TO PARTIALITY

  • bias
  • discrimination
  • inequity
  • one-sidedness
  • partiality
  • partisanship
  • preference
  • preferential treatment
  • affection
  • affinity
  • attachment
  • bias
  • disposition
  • druthers
  • itch
  • leaning
  • liking
  • partiality
  • predilection
  • predisposition
  • proclivity
  • proneness
  • propensity
  • taste
  • tendency
  • tilt
  • turn
  • weakness
  • yen
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