biased against (someone or something)

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biased against (someone or something)

Having a prejudice against someone or something. That teacher just seems to be biased against me—she never calls on me in class, and she grades my papers so harshly. My father is biased against that company because he dislikes its outspoken CEO. If you don't start hiring women, people will think you're biased against them or something.
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IS YOUR NARRATIVE, AND YOU GUYS WORK WITHIN--NOT AGAINST--ITS CONFINES AND ARE THUS BIASED AGAINST "GETTING THE STORY" THAT DOESN'T FIT THAT NARRATIVE.
Because frequency of citation is the standard for evaluating scientific papers, this finding suggests that evaluation of research based on short time windows is biased against novel research.
For Republican presidential contenders challenged by the media, the go-to answer has become a claim of victimhood: You are biased against us.
District Court in Pocatello, Idaho, in June 2015, Johnson claimed he was defamed when written allegations surfaced stating he was biased against non-Mormons and Democrats.
How could Obama get away with telling a Jewish audience that his foreign policy is biased against the Jewish State?
Summary: Both media outlets are often singled out for their coverage, seen as biased against government formed after Saleh bowed to street pressures and resigned in 2012.
It said television station MTV was being biased against Hezbollah in most bulletins by making accusations against the party without any grounds, and inciting sectarian sentiment.
It was a sarcastic gesture that he uses when he wants to allege that a referee is biased against his team.
After banning the Beeb, he said: "I think we've got an organisation that's biased against Rangers.
They found that fertile women were more biased against men of different races and men of different social groups than men of their own group.
Modi had filed the petition for the recusal of Arun Jaitley and interim IPL chairman Chirayu Amin from the disciplinary committee on the grounds that they were biased against him.
SIR - Lorraine Barrett AM calls Morgan Hopkins' suggestion that Carwyn Jones is biased against Welsh-medium education "silly" on the basis that Mr Jones speaks Welsh and that his children are in Welsh-medium schools.
The latest ludicrous example came on Friday, when they accused the BBC of being 'Blatantly biased against Conservatives' (see what they did there?
WHITEHALL appears biased against modern tram schemes like Merseytram, MPs said today.
Prof Ryan went on: "Mr Denham is right: higher education is biased against the hard-up.