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Bias

A tendency towards a particular interpretation or belief which affects one’s ability to make decisions free of prejudice or outside influence.

Example: She is so skeptical of religious people that, upon learning that her otherwise perfect blind date was a regular churchgoer, she wouldn’t go out with him again.

Bias
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2018). Bias. Psych Central. Retrieved on September 16, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/bias/