Synonyms of prepossessing


1. prepossess, own, have, possess

usage: possess beforehand

2. prepossess, preoccupy

usage: cause to be preoccupied; "The idea of his failure prepossesses him"

3. prepossess, impress

usage: make a positive impression (on someone) beforehand; "A prepossessing appearance"

4. prejudice, prepossess, influence, act upon, work

usage: influence (somebody's) opinion in advance


1. prepossessing, attractive (vs. unattractive)

usage: creating a favorable impression; "strong and vigorous and of prepossessing appearance"

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