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prej·u·di·cial

 (prĕj′ə-dĭsh′əl)
adj.
1. Causing or tending to cause harm, especially to a legal case: a prejudicial error.
2. Showing or full of prejudice; biased: a prejudicial opinion.

prej′u·di′cial·ly adv.

prejudicial

(ˌprɛdʒʊˈdɪʃəl)
adj
causing prejudice; detrimental or damaging
ˌprejuˈdicially adv

prej•u•di•cial

(ˌprɛdʒ əˈdɪʃ əl)

adj.
causing prejudice or disadvantage; detrimental.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Late Latin]
prej`u•di′cial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.prejudicial - (sometimes followed by `to') causing harm or injury; "damaging to career and reputation"; "the reporter's coverage resulted in prejudicial publicity for the defendant"
harmful - causing or capable of causing harm; "too much sun is harmful to the skin"; "harmful effects of smoking"
2.prejudicial - tending to favor preconceived ideas; "the presence of discriminatory or prejudicial attitudes in the white population"

prejudicial

adjective harmful, damaging, undermining, detrimental, hurtful, unfavourable, counterproductive, deleterious, injurious, inimical, disadvantageous eight years in jail for actions considered prejudicial to security

prejudicial

adjective
Translations

prejudicial

[ˌpredʒʊˈdɪʃəl] ADJperjudicial (to para) it would be prejudicial to her careersería perjudicial para or perjudicaría a su carrera

prejudicial

[ˌprɛdʒʊˈdɪʃəl] adjpréjudiciable
prejudicial to sth → préjudiciable à qch

prejudicial

adjabträglich (→ to sth einer Sache dat); to be prejudicial to a causeeiner Sache (dat)schaden; to be prejudicial to somebody’s interestsjds Chancen gefährden

prejudicial

[ˌprɛdʒʊˈdɪʃl] adj prejudicial (to)pregiudizievole (per or a)
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