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Synonyms for partial
ˈpɑr ʃəlpar·tial

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. partialadjective

    Biased in favor of a person, side, or point of view, especially when dealing with a competition or dispute.

    The referee is blatantly partial!


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. partial

    restricted, local, peculiar, specific, favoring, inequitable, unfair, biased, particular

    unrestricted, total, universal, general, impartial, equitable, just, fair, unbiased

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. partial derivative, partialnoun

    the derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant

    partial tone, overtone, partial derivative

    impartial, indifferent, complete, dispassionate, unbiased, disinterested, unbiassed, cold-eyed, disinclined

  2. overtone, partial, partial toneadjective

    a harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple of the fundamental frequency

    partial tone, overtone, partial derivative

    complete, indifferent, impartial, unbiased, disinterested, unbiassed, dispassionate, cold-eyed, disinclined

  3. partialadjective

    being or affecting only a part; not total

    "a partial description of the suspect"; "partial collapse"; "a partial eclipse"; "a partial monopoly"; "partial immunity"

    partial(p), fond(p)

    complete, indifferent, unbiased, cold-eyed, impartial, disinclined, unbiassed, dispassionate, disinterested

  4. partialadjective

    showing favoritism

    partial(p), fond(p)

    indifferent, disinterested, disinclined, unbiassed, unbiased, cold-eyed, impartial, dispassionate, complete

  5. fond(p), partial(p)adjective

    (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for

    "fond of chocolate"; "partial to horror movies"

    cold-eyed, unbiased, unbiassed, indifferent, disinterested, complete, dispassionate, disinclined, impartial

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  1. incomplete

    Submitted by anonymous on April 6, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. partialadjective

    incomplete, imperfect, limited, not entire, not total, not general, not universal

  2. partialadjective

    biassed, prejudiced, prepossessed, warped, interested, unfair, unjust, one-sided, not indifferent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. partialadjective

    warped, biased, prejudiced, imperfect, incomplete


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  1. Chief Executive Valery Zaytsev:

    Given the exceptionally high levels of debt and the difficult situation in the company, the offer is likely to include a partial write-off of the debt and the debt's conversion into the firm's shares, we are asking creditors to be patient and assure that you will be offered a transparent and fair proposal on debt restructure.

  2. The University of Chicago:

    Partial data from an ongoing clinical trial is by definition incomplete and should never be used to draw conclusions about the safety or efficacy of a potential treatment that is under investigation, in this case, information from an internal forum for research colleagues concerning work in progress was released without authorization. Drawing any conclusions at this point is premature and scientifically unsound.

  3. David Hendler:

    It's a partial clean-up.

  4. Claire McCaskill:

    Those are kind of fighting words for me, because I ’m partial to Missouri voters, i think they were expressing their frustration with the status quo.

  5. Robert Wright:

    We're all puppets, and our best hope for even partial liberation is to try to decipher the logic of the puppeteer. Just because natural selection created us doesn't mean we have to slavishly follow its peculiar agenda. (If anything, we might be tempted to spite it for all the ridiculous baggage it's saddled us with.)

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