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The meaning of Prejudices


Prejudices – definition


Preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience.

Usage examples:

Prejudice against people from different backgrounds

Harm or injury that results or may result from some action or judgement.

Usage examples:

Prejudice resulting from delay in the institution of the proceedings

Give rise to prejudice in (someone); make biased.

Usage examples:

The statement might prejudice the jury

Cause harm to (a state of affairs).

Usage examples:

Delay is likely to prejudice the child's welfare

An unfair and unreasonable opinion or feeling formed without enough thought or knowledge

Usage examples:

[ u ] racial prejudice, [ c ] the experience merely confirmed all his prejudices about living in th…

An unreasonable opinion, especially about a particular group of people, that is formed without thought or knowledge

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Prejudice against sb/sth the prejudice against hiring someone 50 or older is unsound, because of th…

An unfair and unreasonable opinion or feeling, especially when formed without enough thought or knowledge

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Laws against racial prejudice must be strictly enforced., [ + that ] the campaign aims to dispel th…

If a decision or action is made without prejudice to a right or claim, it is made without having an effect on that right or claim

Usage examples:

My client accepts the formal apology without prejudice to any further legal action she may decide t…

Someone or something that prejudices you influences you unfairly so that you form an unreasonable opinion about something

Usage examples:

His comments may have prejudiced the voters against her.

Something or someone that prejudices something else has a harmful influence on it

Usage examples:

The fact that you were late all this week may prejudice your chances of getting a promotion.

Prejudices translation into English

Prejudices: translate from English into Chinese

Translate prejudices into Chinese (Simplified)}
偏见, 成见, 侵害, 伤害, 使 ... 有成见

Prejudices: translate from English into Dutch

Translate prejudices into Dutch}
Vooroordelen, Vooroordeel, Afbreuk doen, Schaden, Nadeel, Schade, Vooringenomenheid, Benadelen, Kwaad doen, Innemen tegen, Voorinnemen

Prejudices: translate from English into French

Translate prejudices into French}
Les préjugés, Préjudice, Préjugé, Porter préjudice à, Prévention

Prejudices: translate from English into German

Translate prejudices into German}
Vorurteile, Vorurteil, Voreingenommenheit, Nachteil, Befangenheit

Prejudices: translate from English into Hindi

Translate prejudices into Hindi}
पूर्वाग्रहों, पक्षपात, हानि, क्षति, पूर्वधारणा, लबेद, चोट, विघात, पक्षपात करना, हानि करना, क्षति पहुंचाना

Prejudices: translate from English into Italian

Translate prejudices into Italian}
Pregiudizi, Pregiudizio, Pregiudicare, Compromettere, Ledere, Prevenzione, Disporre

Prejudices: translate from English into Korean

Translate prejudices into Korean}
편견, 침해, 해치다, ...에 편견을 가지게 하다, 권리 따위를 해치다, 이익 따위를 해치다

Prejudices: translate from English into Russian

Translate prejudices into Russian}
Предрассудки, Предубеждение, Ущерб, Предрассудок, Наносить ущерб, Предвзятое мнение, Вред, Предубеждать, Причинять вред, Располагать

Prejudices: translate from English into Spanish

Translate prejudices into Spanish}
Prejuicios, Perjudicar, Prejuicio, Parcialidad, Predisponer, Prevenir

Word origin

Middle English (in prejudice (sense 2 of the noun)): from Old French, from Latin praejudicium, from prae ‘in advance’ + judicium ‘judgement’.

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