one-sided

One-sided means only showing a single side of a complicated issue, or being biased. A newspaper article is one-sided if it presents just one opinion about a controversial topic.

When television news gives a one-sided version of the facts, it's impossible for a viewer to get a clear picture of what's going on, especially when most political subjects have so many differing opinions. Another, much less controversial meaning of the adjective one-sided is simply "having only one side." You might be pleased to realize that your math test paper is one-sided, with questions only on the front.

Definitions of one-sided
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adj favoring one person or side over another

Synonyms:
biased, colored, coloured, skewed, slanted
partial
showing favoritism

adj not reversible or capable of having either side out

Synonyms:
nonreversible
Antonyms:
reversible, two-sided
capable of being reversed or used with either side out
double-faced
(of fabrics) having faces on both sides
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adj involving only one part or side

Synonyms:
unilateral
one-party
determined by a single party
Antonyms:
many-sided, multilateral
having many parts or sides
bilateral, two-sided
having two sides or parts
deep-lobed
having deep bilateral lobes
two-lobed
having two lobes
bipartite, two-part, two-way
involving two parts or elements
joint
involving both houses of a legislature
multipartite
involving more than two parties
four-sided, quadrilateral
having four sides
five-sided
having five sides
six-sided
having six sides
seven-sided
having seven sides
eight-sided
having eight sides
nine-sided
having nine sides
ten-sided
having ten sides
eleven-sided
having eleven sides
twelve-sided
having twelve sides
four-party, quadripartite
involving four parties
tetramerous
having or consisting of four similar parts; tetramerous flowers
three-cornered
involving a group or set of three
three-lobed
having three lobes
four-lobed
having four lobes
five-lobed
having five lobes
many-lobed
having many lobes
palmately-lobed
having lobes radiating from a central point
three-sided, triangular, trilateral
having three sides
three-party, three-way, tripartite
involving three parties or elements
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