discriminatory Definition

  • 1showing prejudice or bias
  • 2treating someone unfairly because of their race, gender, religion, etc.

Using discriminatory: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "discriminatory" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The company was accused of discriminatory hiring practices.

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    Discriminatory laws were abolished in the 1960s.

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    She filed a complaint against her boss for making discriminatory remarks.

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    The policy was deemed discriminatory towards certain groups.

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Summary: discriminatory in Brief

The term 'discriminatory' [dɪˈskrɪmɪnətɔːri] describes actions or policies that show prejudice or bias, often resulting in unfair treatment of individuals based on their race, gender, religion, etc. Examples include discriminatory hiring practices and laws, as well as discriminatory remarks made by individuals in positions of power.