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synonyms for skew

  • alter
  • bias
  • misrepresent
  • slant
  • bend
  • change
  • color
  • contort
  • curve
  • doctor
  • fake
  • falsify
  • fudge
  • twist
  • warp
  • misshape
  • throw off balance
See also synonyms for: skewed / skewing
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antonyms for skew

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  • maintain
  • straighten
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How to use skew in a sentence

Hillis also emailed lawmakers with a personal plea, pitching the bill as a way to entice more young people, who tend to skew liberal, into the Republican fold.
VIRGINIA SET TO PASS HISTORIC BILL GIVING STUDENTS TIME OFF TO PROTEST — BECAUSE TEEN REPUBLICANS AND DEMS TEAMED UP TO DEMAND ITHANNAH NATANSONFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Even though this is an activity skewed towards to wealthier people, it is helping a remote economy, and it is getting people outside at a time when we feel caged in.
WHAT AMERICA'S RICHEST SKI TOWN'S HANDLING OF COVID-19 SAYS ABOUT THE COUNTRYLUCAS ISAKOWITZFEBRUARY 1, 2021TIME
That’s both because it was a shortened year — only 23 appearances for him — and because pitch usage doesn’t often skew much for a guy who throws a near-even diet of sliders and four-seam fastballs.
BRAD HAND THRIVED WITH LOWER VELOCITY IN 2020. WITH THE NATS, HE WANTS TO BRING BACK THE HEAT.JESSE DOUGHERTYJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Day-care operators say their workers, whose employees tend to skew older than teachers and often make minimum wage, should be next in line for vaccination.
D.C.’S DAY-CARE EMPLOYEES CRITICIZE THE CITY’S VACCINE PLAN FOR PRIORITIZING SCHOOL STAFF OVER THEMPERRY STEINJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Parler attracted an audience that skewed hard to the right, including some who came to the service because they believed Twitter was biased against conservatives.
WHY WE PUBLISHED MORE THAN 500 VIDEOS TAKEN BY PARLER USERS OF THE CAPITOL RIOTBY SCOTT KLEIN AND JEFF KAOJANUARY 17, 2021PROPUBLICA
What’s more, votes cast in person—which have skewed heavily Republican in this pandemic-blighted election season—are usually counted before absentee and mail-in ballots, which trend considerably more in Democrats’ favor.
WHEN WILL WE KNOW WHO WON THE GEORGIA SENATE RUNOFF ELECTIONS? PROBABLY NOT TONIGHTREYMASHAYEKHIJANUARY 6, 2021FORTUNE
To start analyzing this for your organization, consider the size and source of your data to identify what biases, skews or mistakes are built-in and how the data can be improved going forward.
TIPS FOR APPLYING AN INTERSECTIONAL FRAMEWORK TO AI DEVELOPMENTWALTER THOMPSONDECEMBER 18, 2020TECHCRUNCH
They need to be replaced more frequently than natural down and skew towards medium on the softness scale, but are less expensive than real down and quite popular, not to mention comfortable.
THE BEST PILLOW: SLEEP BETTER IN ANY POSITIONCARSEN JOENKDECEMBER 11, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The owners of professional sports teams also skew heavily Republican.
WHY THE REPUBLICAN CULT OF VICTIMHOOD IS SO DANGEROUSMAX BOOTDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Search bias is the allegation that Google skews results to favor its own properties, such as a shopping service, travel bookings and local business listings.
U.S. ANTITRUST INVESTIGATION OF GOOGLE IS COMING TO A HEAD. HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOWVERNE KOPYTOFFSEPTEMBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO SKEW

  • arc
  • arch
  • bend
  • bow
  • buckle
  • bulge
  • coil
  • concave
  • convex
  • crook
  • crumple
  • curl
  • deviate
  • divert
  • gyrate
  • hook
  • incurve
  • inflect
  • loop
  • round
  • skew
  • snake
  • spiral
  • stoop
  • swerve
  • turn
  • twist
  • veer
  • wind
  • wreathe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.