see (someone or something) with a jaundiced eye

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see (someone or something) with a jaundiced eye

To view someone or something in a negative or uncharitable light that has been informed by past experiences. 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. After you've been in this industry for as long as I have, you start to see these sorts of deals with a jaundiced eye.
See also: eye, jaundiced, see
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