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  Definition of prejudice
  1. a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
  2. influence (somebody''s) opinion in advance
  3. disadvantage by prejudice
Similar Words: bias, preconception, prepossess

 

Hyponyms: taboo, tabu, irrational hostility, experimenter bias, homophobia, Islamophobia, racism, tendentiousness, bias, predetermine

 

Derivational Morphology: prepossess, bias, predetermine, preconception, prepossession, parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived idea, preconceived notion

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: bevooroordelen   Estonian: eelarvamus  
Finnish: ennakkoluulo   German: Vorurteil  
Greek: προκατάληψη   Hungarian: előítélet  
Japanese: 偏見   Portuguese: preconceito  
Spanish: prejuicio   Swedish: fördom  
 
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