one-sided one-sided

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not reversible or capable of having either side out
  2. (adj) involving only one part or side
  3. (adj) favoring one person or side over another

Usage(s):

  1. This year, in a race as remarkably one-sided as the National League's was close, the Yankees clinched the American League Pennant on Sept.
  2. Recognizing that anti-Semitism is not wholly a one-sided matter, the rabbis in the group will also preach to their Jewish congregations on tolerance.
  3. Nonetheless, presenting the recent anti-Israel sentiment as being unique to Turkey would be a one-sided view.

News

  1. Most one-sided games in modern sports history

    The battle for the NBA Championship between San Antonio and Miami was anything but one-sided. Game after game, the action kept fans on the edge of their seats. Let's take a look back at a few games where that wasn't the case.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: KGW NewsChannel 8 Portland

  2. Torres scores four, as Spain routs Tahiti 10-0 in Confederations Cup

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- In a one-sided match at the Confederations Cup, World Cup winner Spain routed the Pacific islanders from Tahiti 10-0 on Thursday - a result that wasn't as bad as some had suggested beforehand.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Torres scores four as Spain routs Tahiti, 10-0

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- In a one-sided match at the Confederations Cup, World Cup winner Spain routed the Pacific islanders from Tahiti 10-0 on Thursday - a result that wasn't as bad as some had suggested beforehand.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  1. "Paul's lawyers and him argued to have the judgment put out with all my daughter's private information and our private information on this one-sided judgment," Mills said. "And Mrs. Shackleton said something under her breath, so I cleansed...
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Heather Mills Source: FOXNews

  2. "That one-sided approach, we hold, was erroneous," Ginsburg said in court.
    on Jun 21, 2007 By: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Christianity promotes values that should not be labeled as 'Catholic' and therefore one-sided, acceptable only to those who share the same faith," Bertone said.
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone Source: FOXNews

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