What is another word for favouritism?

Pronunciation: [fˈe͡ɪvəɹˌɪtɪzəm] (IPA)

Favouritism is a term used to describe the unfair treatment of individuals who are preferred or favored over others. Some synonyms for this term include bias, discrimination, prejudice, partiality, and nepotism. All of these words describe the act of showing favor to certain individuals based on personal preferences or relationships. Bias and prejudice are often used to describe unfair treatment based on race, gender, age, or other characteristics. In contrast, nepotism refers specifically to favoritism shown to family members or close friends. Regardless of the word used, favoritism is an unfair practice that can lead to resentment, low morale, and diminished productivity in the workplace.

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Usage examples for Favouritism

Were such low houses suddenly put down, what an outcry would be raised of favouritism, tyranny, and so on!
"Hodge and His Masters"
Richard Jefferies
It is done to some extent by a kind of, I can hardly call it favouritism, but there are houses in England that if they begin to buy from one party, they will not afterwards buy from another.
"Second Shetland Truck System Report"
William Guthrie
But, until the moment when old and dying, he placed himself in the strong hands of his natural daughter, Charles Edward seems to have been, however obstinate in his favouritism, incapable of any real affection.
"The Countess of Albany"
Violet Paget (AKA Vernon Lee)

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