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Meaning of JAUNDICED

Pronunciation:  'jondist

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  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"
  2. [adj]  affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
  3. [adj]  (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

JAUNDICED is a 9 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: discriminatory, irrational, prejudiced, unhealthy, yellow



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Jaun"diced\, a.
1. Affected with jaundice.

         Jaundiced eyes seem to see all objects yellow. --Bp.

2. Prejudiced; envious; as, a jaundiced judgment.

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