discriminatory love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Marked by or showing prejudice; biased.
  • adj. Making distinctions.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to discrimination (in all senses).
  • adj. Showing prejudice or bias.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Discriminative.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Discriminative.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. capable of making fine distinctions
  • adj. manifesting partiality
  • adj. being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand
  • adj. containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice

Etymologies

discriminate +‎ -ory (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Raiding powers for human rights body 'which discusses the increased powers of the Victorian law enforcement agencies to come into your home and seize your belongings as' evidence 'and arrest you if they conclude you are guilty of what they term discriminatory speech.

    Infidel Bloggers Alliance

  • Bhengu said she was dismayed at what she termed the discriminatory treatment experienced by the activists at the hotel despite concerted public education efforts, both by the government and non-governmental organisations to educate people about

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Sasco said it was unimpressed by what it called the discriminatory practise of business in funding institutions which had been well-sponsored in the past while neglfinancially.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Sasco said it was unimpressed by what it called the discriminatory practise of business in funding institutions which had been well-sponsored in the past while neglecting those that were suffering financially.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Wednesday to protest what they call discriminatory parole policies by the Department of Correctional Services.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • People infuriated by what they call a discriminatory ban on photography by one of Italian fashion label Dolce & Gabbana's Hong Kong outlets have protested outside the store.

    The Seattle Times

  • Palestinians boarded the Israeli bus in a widely advertised action hoping to draw attention to what they call discriminatory measures in the West Bank, particularly travel restrictions.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs has filed an administrative complaint against Cargill Meat Solutions, which is a subsidiary of Minneapolis-based Cargill, Inc. Federal officials want to cancel Cargill's existing government contracts and prevent future contracts until the company stops what they call discriminatory practices.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • The Palestinians boarded the Israeli bus in a widely advertised action hoping to draw attention to what they call discriminatory measures in the West Bank, particularly travel restrictions.

    SFGate: Don Asmussen: Bad Reporter

  • Uighurs have longed reviled what they call discriminatory policies set by the Han, the dominant ethnic group in China.

    NYT > Home Page

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