What is another word for prejudice?

Synonyms for prejudice
ˈprɛdʒ ə dɪs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term 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.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prejudice

    prepossession, prejudgment, predisposition, bias, unfairness, injury, harm, impairment, detriment, partiality, disadvantage, damage

    judgment, fairness, impartiality, advantage

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bias, prejudice, preconceptionverb

    a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

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

  2. prejudiceverb

    disadvantage by prejudice


  3. prejudice, prepossessverb

    influence (somebody's) opinion in advance


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prejudicenoun

    prejudgment, prepossession, bias

  2. prejudicenoun

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

  3. prejudiceverb

    bias, warp, prepossess

  4. prejudiceverb

    injure, damage, hurt, impair

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prejudicenoun

    prejudgment, bias, harm, mischief, detriment

How to pronounce prejudice?

US English

How to say prejudice in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use prejudice in a sentence?

  1. Barron Trump:

    We must defend the rights of every citizen to live without violence, prejudice or fear.

  2. Edward Young:

    Illustrious examples engross, prejudice, and intimidate. They engross our attention, and so prevent a due inspection of ourselves; they prejudice our judgment in favor of their abilities, and so lessen the sense of our own; and they intimidate us with the

  3. Jerry Seinfeld on to something:

    I don’t play colleges, but I hear a lot of people tell me, ‘ don’t go near colleges. They’re so PC, they just want to use these words : ‘ That’s racist ; ’ ‘ That’s sexist ; ’ ‘ That’s prejudice. ’ They don’t know what the f -- k they are talking about.

  4. President Barry Glassner:

    Today, across our country, colleges and universities are being challenged - and correctly so - to do more to fight racism and intolerance and prejudice, and to promote diversity and inclusion, the pain being felt here has existed in this country and world for too long. We, including Lewis & Clark, have much more to do.

  5. William Hazlitt:

    Without the aid of prejudice and custom I should not be able to find my way across the room.

Images & Illustrations of prejudice

  1. prejudice

Translations for prejudice

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for prejudice »


Find a translation for the prejudice synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"prejudice." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 24 Jun 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/prejudice>.

Discuss these prejudice synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for prejudice?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following terms is an antonym of "Grievous"?
    • A. deplorable
    • B. afflictive
    • C. baleful
    • D. trifling

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for prejudice: