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jaundiced Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. verb distort adversely
    • Jealousy had jaundiced his judgment
  2. verb affect with, or as if with, jaundice
  3. adjective satellite affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
    icteric; yellow.
  4. adjective satellite showing or affected by prejudice or envy or distaste
    • looked with a jaundiced eye on the growth of regimentation
    • takes a jaundiced view of societies and clubs

Jaun"diced adjective
  1. affected with jaundice.
    Jaundiced eyes seem to see all objects yellow. Bp. Hall.
  2. Prejudiced; envious; as, a jaundiced judgment.

Webster 1913