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Synonyms for prejudice
ˈprɛdʒ ə dɪsprej·u·dice

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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.

    Synonyms:
    bias, partiality, preconception, prepossession, presumption, unfairness

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prejudice

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

    Antonyms:
    judgment, fairness, impartiality, advantage

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bias, prejudice, preconceptionverb

    a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

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

  2. prejudiceverb

    disadvantage by prejudice

    Synonyms:
    prepossess

  3. prejudice, prepossessverb

    influence (somebody's) opinion in advance

    Synonyms:
    prepossess

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prejudicenoun

    Synonyms:
    prejudgment, prepossession, bias

  2. prejudicenoun

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

  3. prejudiceverb

    Synonyms:
    bias, warp, prepossess

  4. prejudiceverb

    Synonyms:
    injure, damage, hurt, impair

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prejudicenoun

    Synonyms:
    prejudgment, bias, harm, mischief, detriment

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How to use prejudice in a sentence?

  1. Henri F. Amiel:

    Philosophy means the complete liberty of the mind, and therefore independence of all social, political or religious prejudice... It loves one thing only... truth

  2. Governor Mark Dayton:

    It is offensive, and the person who requested it should be ashamed. That prejudice has no place in Minnesota.

  3. John McCain:

    Johnson’s imprisonment forced him into the shadows of bigotry and prejudice, and continues to stand as a shameful stain on our nation’s history.

  4. Robert Smith:

    There are no borders, no walls, there are no actual gates, but we know that there is gate keeping that goes on -- whether it's with the police or just the way commercial and retail operations treat you. You live the isolation, the racial prejudice, the hostility in all kinds of ways.

  5. George Aiken:

    If we were to wake up some morning and find that everyone was the same race, creed and color, we would find some other cause for prejudice by noon.


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