a jaundiced eye

a jaundiced eye

A biased view. I used to think that Chris was a good kid, but ever since I overhead him bragging about cheating on an exam, I've seen him with a jaundiced eye.
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For every hand seemed raised against me, though in reality it was the hand of fellowship that the world stretched out, and the other was the reading of a jaundiced eye.
He scanned Shaftesbury Avenue with a jaundiced eye, and thought that he had never seen a beastlier thoroughfare.
Not that he regarded the play of life about him with a jaundiced eye, but, rather, that his eyes became unseeing.
Outtakes always casts a jaundiced eye on these fastest-growing lists, but it's a fact that Rockfish--which enters the list at No.
Both artists cast a jaundiced eye on modern life from the perspective of a flaneur-participant seduced by surface, defending himself only with his status as observer.
Many fans view Benson's about face of the last week, such as a full-page ad in the New Orleans and Baton Rouge papers saying he's committed to the region, with a jaundiced eye.
And critics of philanthropy, from the very-knowledgeable-but-out-of-touch organizers on the left to the in-touch-but-know-nothing organizers on the right, have all appraised the world of private foundations with a jaundiced eye.
In a dance that examines religion with a jaundiced eye, Louis, dressed in a black vest and bowler, slips ironically between the posturing of an evangelical preacher and that of the Devil.
In what has become a growing trend, the Appellate Term continues to cast a jaundiced eye upon family member succession claims which are highly suspect, dubious, incredible or simply contrary to the evidence adduced during the trial.
Summing up, the court said it "declines the Commission's invitation to look with a jaundiced eye at each accounting decision made during a complex audit merely because of an accountant's economic motivation in maintaining an ongoing relationship with a client.
com's ability to consummate a significant financing package at this time, in a market that is casting a jaundiced eye on so many business-to-consumer e-commerce ventures, is a strong affirmation of our multi-channel distribution business model," said President/CEO Mike Jeans.
Anytime somebody sets a record now, there's a jaundiced eye turned on it.
Since history repeats itself, this book bears reading as both factual record and metaphor, with a jaundiced eye toward the present.
Huntington, uncle of library founder Henry Huntington, witnessed the rush and cast a jaundiced eye on the antics in one town.