from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Favoring one side or group; partial or biased: a one-sided view.
- adj. Characterized by the domination of one competitor over another: a one-sided basketball game.
- adj. Larger or more developed on one side: a one-sided pattern.
- adj. Existing or occurring on one side only.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Partial or biased in favour of one faction or demographic group
- adj. With one competitor dominant over the other
- adj. Out of proportion or lopsided
- adj. Having only one side, like a Möbius strip
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having one side only, or one side prominent.
- adj. Limited to one side; favoring one person or side over another; partial; unjust; unfair.
- adj. Having one team or party greatly superior; strongly favoring only one side; uneven; imbalanced; unequal; ; -- of contests, generally.
- adj. Growing on one side of a stem.
- adj. Using only one side, or having only one side usable; ; -- used mostly of sheets of material used for printing or imaging.
- adj. Performed by only one party or side; -- of actions directly affecting more than one party. Opposite of
- adj. out of proportion in shape.
- adj. Not reversible or capable of having either side out; -- of cloth fabrics or clothing. Opposite of
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to or having but one side; partial; unjust; unfair: as, a one-sided view.
- In botany, developed to one side; turned to one side, or having the parts all turned one way; unequal-sided.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. favoring one person or side over another
- adj. not reversible or capable of having either side out
- adj. involving only one part or side
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