Examples of double standard in a Sentence
She argued that society applies a double standard in dealing with women who commit adultery.
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DOUBLE STANDARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of double standard for English Language Learners
: a situation in which two people, groups, etc., are treated very differently from each other in a way that is unfair to one of them
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