Definition of えこひいき

えこひいきekohiiki Inflection

adjectival noun / noun / ~する noun:

  • favoritism; favouritism; partiality; prejudice; bias - four character idiom

Example Sentences

Parents may favor the youngest child in the family.
She is always playing favorites with a few students but very strict with everyone else.
He shows partiality to no one in particular.
Our teacher favors only the girl students.
That teacher tends to be partial to female students.

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