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Synonyms of preconception

Noun


1. preconception, prepossession, parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived idea, preconceived notion, opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thought

usage: an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence; "he did not even try to confirm his preconceptions"

2. bias, prejudice, preconception, partiality, partisanship

usage: a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

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