AskDefine | Define jaundiced

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jaundiced adj
1 affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc [syn: icteric, yellow]
2 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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  1. Affected with jaundice.
    • Jaundiced eyes seem to see all objects yellow. - Bp. Hall
  2. Prejudiced; envious; as, a jaundiced judgment.

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