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Synonyms for prejudice
ˈprɛdʒ 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

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

  2. prejudice(verb)

    disadvantage by prejudice

    Synonyms:
    prepossess

  3. prejudice, prepossess(verb)

    influence (somebody's) opinion in advance

    Synonyms:
    prepossess

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prejudice(n.)

    Synonyms:
    prejudgment, prepossession, bias

  2. prejudice(n.)

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

  3. prejudice(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    bias, warp, prepossess

  4. prejudice(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    injure, damage, hurt, impair

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prejudice(n)

    Synonyms:
    prejudgment, bias, harm, mischief, detriment

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How to use prejudice in a sentence?

  1. Francis Jeffrey:

    Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest of violence.

  2. Macduff:

    Prejudice is the conjurer of imaginary wrongs, strangling truth, overpowering reason, making strong men weak and weak men weaker. God give us the large hearted charity which "bearth all things, believe all things, hope all things, endure all things," which "thinks no evil."

  3. President Trump:

    Bob was right at the forefront of combating racism within the league, throughout his long career, Bob was a voice against prejudice, racism and bigotry.

  4. Abe Foxman:

    All my life I was lucky enough to fight prejudice and anti-Semitism, if you don't believe you can change people's hearts and minds, why bother ? If you are not going to try and change hearts and minds, why are you in this business at all ?

  5. 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.


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