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jaundiced


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jaundiced  \Jaun"diced\,  a. 
  1.  Affected  with  jaundice. 
 
  Jaundiced  eyes  seem  to  see  all  objects  yellow.  --Bp. 
  Hall. 
 
  2.  Prejudiced;  envious;  as  a  jaundiced  judgment. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  jaundiced 
  adj  1:  (archaic)  showing  or  experiencing  a  state  of  disordered 
  feeling  or  distorted  judgment  as  through  bitterness  or 
  melancholy;  "all  looks  yellow  to  the  jaundiced 
  eye"-Alexander  Pope  [syn:  {yellow}] 
  2:  affected  by  jaundice  which  causes  yellowing  of  skin  etc 
  [syn:  {yellow}] 
  3:  showing  or  affected  by  prejudice  or  envy  or  distaste; 
  "looked  with  a  jaundiced  eye  on  the  growth  of 
  regimentation";  "takes  a  jaundiced  view  of  societies  and 
  clubs" 




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