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See definition of prepossess on Dictionary.com
  • as inbias
  • as injaundice
  • as inprejudice

synonyms for prepossess

  • distort
  • incline
  • prejudice
  • slant
  • sway
  • influence
  • twist
  • warp
  • weight
  • make partial
See also synonyms for: prepossessed / prepossessing

antonyms for prepossess

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  • leave alone
  • straighten
    • aid
    • assist
    • help
    • leave alone
    • cure
    • fix
    • heal
    • mend
    • neglect
    • straighten
    • approve
    • regard
    • respect
    • tolerate
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    How to use prepossess in a sentence

    But still there have been great acts of cruelty committed; quite enough to prepossess us against you as a body.
    NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
    His countenance wore a reckless look that did not serve to prepossess him with the people at whose mercy he stood.
    THAT AFFAIR NEXT DOORANNA KATHARINE GREEN
    In fact, my appearance was by no means calculated to prepossess people in my favour.
    THE WORLD'S GREATEST BOOKS, VOLUME 19VARIOUS
    His stay was not very long; not one of us divined the object of his visit, and he did not prepossess us favourably.
    UNCLE SILASJ. S. LEFANU
    I am not going to prepossess you against even our village scold, by telling her name.
    DEERBROOKHARRIET MARTINEAU
    Prepossess by your air, address, and manners; persuade by your tongue; and you will easily execute what your head has contrived.
    THE PG EDITION OF CHESTERFIELD'S LETTERS TO HIS SONTHE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD
    Good-breeding alone can prepossess people in our favour at first sight; more time being necessary to discover greater talents.
    THE YOUNG GENTLEMAN AND LADY'S MONITOR, AND ENGLISH TEACHER'S ASSISTANTJOHN HAMILTON MOORE
    He saw two young women in black;—but there was nothing to prepossess him about either of them.
    RALPH THE HEIRANTHONY TROLLOPE
    Neither did the puff preliminary, which heralded the appearance of this volume, prepossess us strongly in its favour.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
    All this formed an ensemble which did not prepossess one in his favor.
    PAUL AND HIS DOG, V.1 (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK VOLUME XIII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PREPOSSESS

    • distort
    • incline
    • influence
    • make partial
    • prejudice
    • prepossess
    • slant
    • sway
    • twist
    • warp
    • weight
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