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  Definition of Prepossess
  1. influence (somebody''s) opinion in advance
  2. make a positive impression (on someone) beforehand; "A prepossessing appearance"
  3. cause to be preoccupied; "The idea of his failure prepossesses him"
  4. possess beforehand
Similar Words: prejudice

 

Hyponyms: bias, predetermine

 

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

 

 
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