Definition: a fondness for something or someone
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): bias, favor
Antonym(s): impartiality, neutrality
1. The judge must be unbiased and should not have a partiality for either party in the case.
2. Jim's partiality for gambling led him to lose his home.
3. My partiality for butter pecan ice cream has caused me to gain a lot of weight.