The First Amendment is also biased against religion in an unexpected way.
Ironically, for a man who owns a good chunk of Italian media, he blames his difficulties on a biased press.
The virtue of generosity that may best capture the biased version is probably magnanimity.
It is commonly believed here that Israeli reporting on Gaza and Hamas is biased, which is why Hamas issued the rules.
Some claim that you are biased in your history against the Confederacy and weigh slavery as a cause for the war too heavily.
In the selection of these she was biased by her personal feelings, but to a degree far less than was to be anticipated.
They were biased, unreliable at best, as regards culinary matters.
How much their opinions were biased by the fact that they were descendants of the firstborn son, we can not say.
On literary subjects they are often full of over-statement and of biased judgment.
The evidence of the Fourcades regarding her conduct in their house at Tarbes was biased, she said.
1610s in reference to bowling, 1660s in reference to persons; past participle adjective from bias (v.).
1520s, from French biais "slant, slope, oblique," also figuratively, "expedient, means" (13c., originally in Old French a past participle adjective, "sideways, askance, against the grain"), of unknown origin, probably from Old Provençal biais, with cognates in Old Catalan and Sardinian; possibly from Vulgar Latin *(e)bigassius, from Greek epikarsios "athwart, crosswise, at an angle," from epi- "upon" + karsios "oblique," from PIE *krs-yo-, from root *(s)ker- "to cut." It became a noun in Old French. "[A] technical term in the game of bowls, whence come all the later uses of the word" [OED]. Transferred sense of "predisposition, prejudice" is from 1570s in English.
For what a man had rather were true he more readily believes. Therefore he rejects difficult things from impatience of research; sober things, because they narrow hope; the deeper things of nature, from superstition; the light of experience, from arrogance and pride, lest his mind should seem to be occupied with things mean and transitory; things not commonly believed, out of deference to the opinion of the vulgar. Numberless in short are the ways, and sometimes imperceptible, in which the affections colour and infect the understanding. [Francis Bacon, "Novum Organum," 1620]
1620s, literal and figurative, from bias (n.). Related: Biased; biasing.