Definition of forejudge in English:

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Pronunciation: /fɔːˈdʒʌdʒ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


[with object]
Form a judgement on (an issue or person) prematurely and without adequate information: no man should be forejudged
More example sentences
  • It is very difficult to correctly forejudge the diversity of bacterial genomes.
  • We forejudge no one's conclusion, we envy no one's learning.
  • It is a piece of great pride and presumption to forejudge the events of a war.

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