One-sided Sentence Examples
If he wanted to discuss her father, it was going to be a one-sided conversation.
Nor was the process of assimilation by any means one-sided.
Maybe accepting a date would be the perfect way to end this one-sided relationship.
Destutt de Tracy was the last eminent representative of the sensualistic school which Condillac founded in France upon a one-sided interpretation of Locke.
It was a one-sided struggle, for without the consent of the congress the president could not raise any money for supplies, and congress refused to vote the budget.Advertisement
Practically, therefore, the law has remained a one-sided enactment, by which Italy considers herself bound, and of which she has always observed the spirit, even though the exigencies of self-defence may have led in some minor respects to non-observance of the letter.
The whole of the writings of this time are dominated by a preoccupation with the functions of the different tissues, in itself an excellent standpoint for investigation, but frequently leading in the case of these early investigators to one-sided and distorted views of the facts of structure.
A recollection of the manifold forms which religious life and thought have taken in Christendom or in Islam, and the passions which are so easily engendered among opposing sects, will prevent a one-sided estimate of the religious standpoints which the writings betray; and to the recognition that they represent lofty ideals it must be added that the great prophets, like all great thinkers, were in advance of their age.
A characteristic feature is the one-sided (dorsiventral) inflorescence, well illustrated in forget-me-not and other species of Myosotis; the cyme is at first closely coiled, becoming uncoiled as the flowers open.
Frederick, though his love of teasing for teasing's sake has been exaggerated by Macaulay, was a martinet of the first water, had a sharp though one-sided idea of justice, and had not the slightest intention of allowing Voltaire to insult or to tyrannize over his other guests and servants.Advertisement
In reply to Rudolf Hospinian's Concordia discors (1607), he wrote a work, rich in historical material but one-sided in its apologetics, Concordia concors (1614), defending the formula of Concord, which he regarded as inspired.
He was perfectly fair but perfectly one-sided, being generally happily ignorant of everything which told against his own view.
When the fighting was over, at ro P.M., Ney wrote a short and somewhat one-sided account of the action to Soult On the other flank there had meanwhile been waged the bitterly fought battle of Ligny.
To this principle Marcion's Pauline Canon is a witness, though in too one-sided a spirit.
Meanwhile, north of the Isthmus, the fortunes of war had been less one-sided.Advertisement
The main position was not so much erroneous as one-sided.
From one-sided Platonism issued the various forms of scepticism, the attempt to undermine the trustworthiness of empirical knowledge.
Dent Also Wrote An Interesting;Though One Sided Account Of The Rebellion Of 1837.
The supplementary Organic Articles of April 1802, however, centralized the administration of the Church in the hands of the First Consul; and some of these one-sided regulations were considered by Rome to be minute and oppressive; nevertheless, the Napoleonic arrangements remained in force, with but brief exceptions, till the year 1905.
But the zeal of the Portuguese took too often a one-sided direction, repressing the Syrian Christians on the Malabar coast, and interfering with the Abyssinian Church,3 while the fanatic temper of the Spaniard consigned, in Mexico and Peru, multitudes who would not renounce their heathen errors to indiscriminate massacre or abject slavery.'Advertisement
Bardili worked out his idea in a one-sided manner.
The coinage may, of course, give a somewhat one-sided representation of the Parthian kingdom, being specially designed for the commercial class, in which the population of the Greek cities was, we may guess, predominant.
The religious books are textually very corrupt, one-sided in their subjectmatter, and distributed over a period of more than two thousand years.
The Anabaptists were great readers of Revelation and of the Epistle of James, the latter perhaps by way of counteracting Luther's one-sided teaching of justification by faith alone.
It is part of Hegel's plan to remedy this one-sided character of thought, by laying bare the gradations of ideas.Advertisement
He opposed both the extreme realism of Herbart and what he regarded as the one-sided idealism of Hegel, and endeavoured to find a mean between them, to discover the ideal or formal principle which unfolds itself in the real or material world presented to it.
The view of the romanticists was as one-sided as any that had gone before.
The advice he offered, in all sincerity, was most prudent and sagacious, and might have been successfully carried out by a man of Bacon's tact and skill; but it was intensely one-sided, and exhibited a curious want of appreciation of what was even then beginning to be looked on as the true relation of king, parliament and people.
A severe judgment on Bacon's method is given in Diihring's able but one-sided Kritische Gesch.
Although the two-type beds have a reciprocating motion, as in the ordinary one-sided press, the two cylinders rotate towards each other.
Even the curious one-sided growth of certain species which form sheaths and stalks - e.g.
Often his jealousy for the honour of Rome makes him unfair and one-sided.
Hence the "June Union," whose programme was progress and reform in the spirit of the constitution, and at the same time opposition to the one-sided democratism and party-tyranny of the Bondevenner or peasant party.
Amalric appears to have derived his philosophical system from Erigena, whose principles he developed in a one-sided and strongly pantheistic form.
The flowers are shortlystalked, the lower ones growing in the fork of the branches, the upper ones sessile in one-sided leafy spikes which are rolled back at the top before flowering, the leaves becoming smaller upwards and taking the place of bracts.
To win them back Charles had to sign a new charter, by the terms of which loyalty was no longer a one-sided engagement but a reciprocal contract between king and vassal.
Hewins, in particular - brought effective criticism to bear on the one-sided "free trade" in vogue.
This was the outcome of the working of a one-sided free-trade system.
She said she was near the big one-sided McDonald'sâ€”she meant the arch.
To be a bourgeois careerist, that is to be committed to a one-sided set of values.
Craig Reid bagged two goals and an unnamed Nigerian grabbed another as the Bairns romped home as too-easy winners in the one-sided contest.
How what seems very convincing can be one sided or wrong.
She is with the School of Social Sciences, which provides a healthy counterbalance to my one-sided view of the world.
Because he did not succeed, present legislation is one sided and often counterproductive.
He did not criticize, but was one-sided, exaggerated, even malicious; he gave nothing to which the Party could usefully turn.
The traditional Web has tended to be somewhat one-sided, with a flow of content from provider to viewer.
These rather one-sided violent affairs were magnified by the popular press of the time into The Riots On Sunset Strip.
The match itself was a totally one-sided affair in which Montrose outclassed the Loons.
The first quarter of the match was pretty one-sided.
At the time, however, I believed that the attraction I felt was completely one-sided.
It is also obvious that some people may have found the article " too one-sided " .
Results, especially among those neglecting the historical roots of the phenomenon, have sometimes remained one-sided.
Such a one-sided -- even paranoid -- polemical history invites skepticism.
So what better way to disarm the enemy by declaring a one-sided truce.
The dark and heavy emphasis of traditional texts leaves a very unbalanced, one-sided view of Scorpio's fundamental dynamics.
The main proof of the objective value of the view we may gain will rather lie in the degree in which it succeeds in assigning to every element of culture its due position, or in which it is able to appreciate and combine different and apparently opposite tendencies and interests, in the sort of justice with which it weighs our manifold desires and aspirations, balancing them in due proportions, refusing to sacrifice to a one-sided principle any truth or conviction which experience has proven to be useful and necessary.
Geulincx carried out to their extreme consequences the irreconcilable elements in the Cartesian metaphysics, and his works have the peculiar value attaching to the vigorous development of a one-sided principle.
The xylem parenchyma cells are connected, as are the medullary ray cells, with the tracheal elements by one-sided bordered pitsi.e.
The one-sided specialization and the peculiar metallic colouring of the lateral tail feathers mark them as the extreme terms of a degenerative series, whilst the symmetry, likeness of constituent parts inter se, and absence of specialized pigment, as well as the fact that they differ little from any average feather of birds in general, mark the contour feather as primitively simple, and as the starting-point from which the highly elaborated eye-painted tail feather has gradually evolved.
A further task is to estimate the value of this literature as evidence for the history of Israel, to determine, as far as possible, whether such parts of the literature as are contemporary with the time described present correct, or whether in any respect one-sided or biased or otherwise incorrect, descriptions; and again, how far the literature that relates the story of long past periods has drawn upon trustworthy records, and how far it is possible to extract historical truth from traditions (such as those of the Pentateuch) that present, owing to the gradual accretions and modifications of intervening generations, a composite picture of the period described, or from a work such as Chronicles, which narrates the past under the influence of the conception that the institutions and ideas of the present must have been established and current in the past; all this falls under Historical Criticism, which, on its constructive side, must avail itself of all available and well-sifted evidence, whether derived from the Old Testament or elsewhere, for its presentation of the history of Israel - its ultimate purpose.
It is a self-destructive dualism, a confessedly one-sided monism, agnostic as to the fundamental problem.
This vexed me and the lesson always ended in a one-sided boxing match.
The dark and heavy emphasis of traditional texts leaves a very unbalanced, one-sided view of Scorpio 's fundamental dynamics.
When one spouse holds more power than the other does, it can cause a one-sided relationship to spin out of control.
If you ignore his attacks, he will become bored with the one-sided battle and give up.
When it gets one-sided, at least one, if not both, people involved aren't being true friends.
Unilateral neglect-Also called one-sided neglect.
It is now known that this nerve disorder is the most common cause of one-sided facial weakness for children.
Creative group halloween costumes don't have to be one-sided.
Opinion pieces provide a one-sided view of an issue in the auto industry.
Not only does your body not get the kind of variety it needs to thrive, it's also mind-numbingly one-sided.
Problems typically develop when you do a lot of repetitive and/or one-sided motions (swimming, basketball free throws) or use too heavy weights.
She said she was near the big one-sided McDonald's—she meant the arch.
St Paul's ideas were here developed to their extremest consequences, and in an entirely one-sided fashion such as was far from being in his intention.
It was possibly the most one-sided piece of blatant propaganda that has ever been transmitted in Britain in time of peace.
One-sided rectangles and bi-fold cards are the most popular choices, but selecting a unique card design, shape, color, or construction can make a program more unusual.
The flowers appear late in the autumn on a one-sided spike opening from below upward, of a bright crimson color, resembling in form those of Tritonia aurea, and should be well grown wherever cut flowers are desired in winter.
Spastic refers to diplegic impairment of either legs or arms, quadriplegic involving all four extremities, hemiplegic or one-sided involvement of arms and legs, or double hemiplegic impairment of both sides, arms and legs.