skewed

Something skewed is slanted or off-center in some way. A picture frame or viewpoint can be skewed.

This is a word, like so many, that can apply to physical things or ideas. A painting on the wall is skewed if it's leaning to one side. Also, opinions are often skewed: this is another way of saying someone is biased. People often accuse news reports of being skewed toward one political viewpoint. A movie could be skewed toward one character more than the other. When you think of skewed, think of leaning and slanting of all sorts.

Primary Meanings of skewed

1.
adj
having an oblique or slanting direction or position
2.
adj
favoring one person or side over another
Full Definitions of skewed
1

adj having an oblique or slanting direction or position

Synonyms:
skew
inclined
at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position
2

adj favoring one person or side over another

Synonyms:
biased, colored, coloured, one-sided, slanted
partial
showing favoritism

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