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

両親ryoushinha末っ子suekkowoえこひいきekohiikiするsuruかもしれないkamoshirenai
Parents may favor the youngest child in the family.
彼女kanojohaいつもitsumo少数shousuuno生徒seitowoえこひいきekohiikiしていてshiteiteそのsonoくせkuse他のtano生徒seitoにはniha厳しいkibishii
She is always playing favorites with a few students but very strict with everyone else.
kareha特にtokunidaretoいってitteえこひいきekohiikiwoしないshinai
He shows partiality to no one in particular.
私達watashitachino先生senseiha女生徒onnaseitoだけdakewoえこひいきekohiikiするsuru
Our teacher favors only the girl students.
あのano先生senseiにはniha女子学生joshigakuseiwoえこひいきekohiikiするsuru傾向keikougaあるaru
That teacher tends to be partial to female students.

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