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Synonyms for prejudiceˈprɛdʒ ə dɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bias, prejudice, preconception(verb)

    a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

    preconceived notion, prejudice, preconceived opinion, prepossession, parti pris, diagonal, bias, preconceived idea, preconception

  2. prejudice(verb)

    disadvantage by prejudice


  3. prejudice, prepossess(verb)

    influence (somebody's) opinion in advance

    prepossess, prejudice

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prejudice

    A presumption (literally, a taking beforehand) is a partial decision formed in advance of argument or evidence, usually grounded on some general principle, and always held subject to revision upon fuller information. A prejudice or prepossession is grounded often on feeling, fancy, associations, etc. A prejudice against foreigners is very common in retired communities. There is always a presumption in favor of what exists, so that the burden of proof is upon one who advocates a change. A prepossession is always favorable, a prejudice always unfavorable, unless the contrary is expressly stated. Compare INJURY.

    bias, partiality, preconception, prepossession, presumption, unfairness

    certainty, conclusion, conviction, demonstration, evidence, proof, reason, reason, reasoning

    Against; rarely, in favor of, in one's favor.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prejudice(n.)

    prejudgment, prepossession, bias

  2. prejudice(n.)

    harm, mischief, hurt, detriment, injury, damage, disadvantage

  3. prejudice(v. a.)

    bias, warp, prepossess

  4. prejudice(v. a.)

    injure, damage, hurt, impair

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