jaundiced jaundiced  /ˈdʒɔn dɪst/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
  2. (adj) showing or affected by prejudice or envy or distaste

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Between swabbing a strep-ridden throat and assessing a jaundiced newborn, I was asked by my nurse how to counsel a parent who was upset by the sleeping habits of her six year old.
  2. Their function in the tale was simply to underscore Russians' jaundiced view of their own rulers.
  3. The show isn't above such ER tropes, but at heart, just like its Vicodin-addicted, jaundiced and spiteful title character, the show has no heart.

News

  1. Farewell to an environmental champion

    Many folks view politicians with a jaundiced eye, and there's plenty of evidence to justify their cynicism. But that just was not the case with U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who passed away last week.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Journal

  2. California Woman Sues Costco, Berry Farm Over Hepatitis A

    A California woman is suing Costco and an Oregon-based farm after she contracted hepatitis A from a frozen berry mix. Lynda Brackenridge began experiencing fatigue, chills, and aches on May 22, after she ate Townsend Farms’ Organic Antioxidant Blend berries. Her urine became dark and she became jaundiced. She also began vomiting and dry heaving. The [...] California Woman Sues Costco, Berry Farm ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. "My immediate thought is that this is bad for athletes like myself, who are truly clean and run outstanding times," Miles-Clark said. "I feel that everyone will suspect us of cheating and look at us with a jaundiced eye."
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Jearl Miles-Clark Source: Forbes

  2. "Everyone is looking at this with a very jaundiced eye because they have not seen the president in the region and nobody does believe that Bush is really committed certainly to the peace process," said Kenneth M. Pollack, a Brookings analyst and...
    on Jan 5, 2008 By: Kenneth Pollack Source: FOXNews

  3. Roth said, "From an entertainment standpoint, we haven't made enough of an imprint in the national psyche. We're all jaundiced because we're in Seattle, where it's a big deal. But I don't think there will be a national outcry, like with the NFL, if...
    on Mar 17, 2010 By: Joe Roth Source: SportsBusiness Daily (subscription)

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