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prej·u·dice

 (prĕj′ə-dĭs)
n.
1.
a. The act or state of holding unreasonable preconceived judgments or convictions: "This is not actually a volume of the best short stories ... These are just the stories that I like best, and I am full of prejudice and strong opinions" (Ann Patchett).
b. An adverse judgment or opinion formed unfairly or without knowledge of the facts: a boy with a prejudice against unfamiliar foods.
2. Irrational suspicion or hatred of a particular social group, such as a race or the adherents of a religion.
3.
a. Detriment or harm caused to a person, especially in a legal case: The delay operated to her prejudice.
b. Preclusionary effect, preventing further pursuit of one's interests: The case was dismissed with prejudice.
tr.v. prej·u·diced, prej·u·dic·ing, prej·u·dic·es
1. To fill with prejudice or cause to judge with prejudice. See Synonyms at bias.
2. To affect detrimentally or harmfully by a judgment or act.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin praeiūdicium : prae-, pre- + iūdicium, judgment (from iūdex, iūdic-, judge; see deik- in Indo-European roots).]

prejudiced

(ˈprɛdʒʊdɪst)
adj
having an opinion formed beforehand, esp an unfavourable one based on inadequate factsintolerant of or disliking people of a specific race, religion, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.prejudiced - emanating from a person's emotions and prejudices
subjective - taking place within the mind and modified by individual bias; "a subjective judgment"
2.prejudiced - being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand; "a prejudiced judge"
unprejudiced, impartial - free from undue bias or preconceived opinions; "an unprejudiced appraisal of the pros and cons"; "the impartial eye of a scientist"

prejudiced

adjective biased, influenced, unfair, one-sided, conditioned, partial, partisan, discriminatory, bigoted, intolerant, opinionated, narrow-minded, jaundiced, prepossessed Some landlords and landladies are racially prejudiced.
just, fair, neutral, open-minded, impartial, unbiased, not prejudiced, not bigoted

prejudiced

adjective
Translations
مُتَحَامِلمُتَحَيِّز، مُتَحامِل
předpojatý
fordomsfuldforudindtaget
ennakkoluuloinen
pun predrasuda
fordómafullur
偏見をもった
편견을 가진
predpojatý
poln predsodkov
fördomsfull
มีอคติ
ön yargılıönyargılı
có thành kiến

prejudiced

[ˈpredʒʊdɪst] ADJ [view] → parcial, interesado
he's very prejudicedtiene muchos prejuicios
to be prejudiced against sth/sbestar predispuesto en contra de algo/algn
to be prejudiced in favour of sth/sbestar predispuesto a favor de algo/algn

prejudiced

[ˈprɛdʒʊdɪst] adj
[person] → plein(e) de préjugés
to be racially prejudiced → avoir des préjugés raciaux
I'm not prejudiced → je n'ai pas de préjugés
to be prejudiced against sb → avoir un parti pris contre qn, avoir des préjugés contre qn
to be prejudiced against sth → avoir un parti pris contre qch, avoir des préjugés contre qch
to be prejudiced in favour of sb [person] → avoir un parti pris en faveur de qn; [legislation] → faire preuve de parti pris en faveur de qn
to be prejudiced in favour of sth [person] → avoir un parti pris en faveur de qch
... but I'm prejudiced (humorous)... mais je ne suis pas objectif
[information] → partial(e); [view] → préconçu(e), partial(e); [result] → faussé(e)

prejudiced

adj personvoreingenommen (against gegen); opinionvorgefasst; judgebefangen; to be prejudiced in favour of somebody/somethingfür jdn/etw voreingenommen sein; to be racially prejudicedRassenvorurteile haben

prejudiced

[ˈprɛdʒʊdɪst] adj (person) → pieno/a di pregiudizi, prevenuto/a; (racially) → pieno/a di pregiudizi; (view, opinion) → preconcetto/a
to be prejudiced against sb/sth → essere prevenuto/a contro qn/qc
to be prejudiced in favour of sb/sth → essere ben disposto/a verso qn/qc

prejudice

(ˈpredʒədis) noun
(an) opinion or feeling for or especially against something, formed unfairly or unreasonably ie without proper knowledge. The jury must listen to his statement without prejudice; Is racial prejudice (= dislike of people because of their race) increasing in this country?
verb
1. to cause to feel prejudice for or against something.
2. to harm or endanger (a person's position, prospects etc) in some way. Your terrible handwriting will prejudice your chances of passing the exam.
ˈprejudiced adjective
having or showing prejudice. a prejudiced attitude to people of other races; Don't be so prejudiced.

prejudiced

مُتَحَامِل předpojatý fordomsfuld voreingenommen προκατειλημμένος predispuesto, tener prejuicios ennakkoluuloinen partial pun predrasuda prevenuto 偏見をもった 편견을 가진 bevooroordeeld forutinntatt uprzedzony preconceituoso предвзятый fördomsfull มีอคติ önyargılı có thành kiến 怀偏见的
References in classic literature ?
I am not a prejudiced man, nor one who vaunts himself on his natural privileges, though the worst enemy I have on earth, and he is an Iroquois, daren't deny that I am genuine white," the scout replied, surveying, with secret satisfaction, the faded color of his bony and sinewy hand, "and I am willing to own that my people have many ways, of which, as an honest man, I can't approve.
They made the king tell his yarn, and they made the old gentleman tell his'n; and any- body but a lot of prejudiced chuckleheads would a SEEN that the old gentleman was spinning truth and t'other one lies.
And you would feel as I do, Tom, if you were not prejudiced against those young fellows.
Perhaps she pitied and esteemed him the more because he was slighted by Willoughby and Marianne, who, prejudiced against him for being neither lively nor young, seemed resolved to undervalue his merits.
Edward; and perhaps he prejudiced his father against him.
As we walked home, I would fain have enlightened my charge on the characters of the people we had quitted: but she got it into her head that I was prejudiced against them.
She was audaciously prejudiced in my favour, and quite unable to understand why I should have any misgivings, or be low-spirited about it.
Meanwhile one country takes its opinion of another from the apercus of a few brilliant but often irresponsible or prejudiced writers,--and really it is rather in what those writers leave out than in what they put in that one must seek the more reliable data of national character.
His features, keen and regular, with an aquiline nose, and piercing black eyes; his high and wrinkled forehead, and long grey hair and beard, would have been considered as handsome, had they not been the marks of a physiognomy peculiar to a race, which, during those dark ages, was alike detested by the credulous and prejudiced vulgar, and persecuted by the greedy and rapacious nobility, and who, perhaps, owing to that very hatred and persecution, had adopted a national character, in which there was much, to say the least, mean and unamiable.
There is a class of men in Bristol monstrously prejudiced against Blandly.
I am afraid that your nephew is prejudiced against that great country," he said to Lady Agatha.
On arriving at this palace the King had resumed his own form, and though no longer young, he might well have pleased any other than this Princess, who had been so prejudiced against him by his violence that she could only regard him with feelings of hatred, which she was at no pains to conceal.