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  1. preconception, prepossession, parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived idea, preconceived notionnoun

    an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence

    "he did not even try to confirm his preconceptions"

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

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  1. Another British archaeologist:

    I had no preconceived notion that Nefertiti was buried here. To be honest, for some time, I fought the conclusion because it seemed so extraordinary, but that is where the evidence seems to be pointing.

  2. Tim McGraw:

    After being married for 25 years, both of us felt that would be the most authentic way that we could portray Margaret and James. And we just didn’t want either one of us to have a preconceived notion of what they would be. We just wanted it to be real and as authentic as possible.

  3. Tom Clare:

    There is a quantum of information available to Douglas Daniels by the time Douglas Daniels made these statements, douglas Daniels made the preconceived notion that the election was stolen.

  4. Ava DuVernay:

    He shattered every preconceived notion, smashed every boundary, shared everything in his heart through his music, the only way I know how to make this film is with love. And with great care. I'm honored to do so and grateful for the opportunity entrusted to me by the estate.

  5. Thomas Huxley:

    Sit down before fact like a little child, and be prepared to give up every preconceived notion. Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

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  • فكرة مسبقةArabic
  • předpojatý pojemCzech
  • Noción preconcebidaSpanish
  • पूर्वाग्रह धारणाHindi
  • pendapat yg terbentuk sebelumnyaIndonesian
  • nozione preconcettaItalian
  • ಪೂರ್ವಭಾವಿ ಕಲ್ಪನೆKannada
  • noção preconcebidaPortuguese
  • முன்கூட்டிய கருத்துTamil
  • định kiến trướcVietnamese
  • 先入为主的观念Chinese

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