- 偏 [piān]
- （不正; 歪斜） inclined to one side; slanting; leaning:
southeast by east; 东南偏东
in a slight slanting direction; 方向略偏- （只侧重一面） partial; prejudiced:
even-handed; impartial; unbiased; 不偏不倚
listen to both sides and you will be enlightened; heed only one side and you will be benighted 兼听则明，偏信则暗
- （移向一边） move to one side:
He turned his head. 他偏过头去。
The sun declined toward the west.; The sun is to the west. 太阳偏西了。- （客套话，表示先用或已用过茶饭等）have had (a meal):
Thank you, I've eaten already. You go ahead. 谢谢，我已经先偏了，您请自己吃吧。
- （相当于“偏偏”） deliberately; contrary to what is expected:
She was not supposed to go but she insisted on going. 不该她去，她偏要去。
Why ask him, of all people? 干吗偏问他?
- （姓氏） a surname:
Pian Ke 偏可
The smallest deflection of the missile could bring disaster.
Try not to be prejudiced in your judgements.
Her charm prejudiced the judges in her favour.
Since I am his mother, my opinion of him is naturally a prejudiced one.
His pleasant voice and manner prejudiced the jury in his favor.