Kinds of language

tendentious
(adj)
ten-DEN-shǝs
Meaning

having an aim; biased; designed to further a cause

1st Sample Sentence

This newspaper favors the Liberal party, as you can tell from its tendentious reporting and editorials.

Root

tendere (to stretch, extend) (Latin)

Antonyms

disinterested, impartial, objective

Mnemonics

Rearrange the words to make - Tend or Tendency + ious or bias. So, TENDENTIOUS is a TENDENcy towards one viewpoint over another.

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