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American English: /ˈprɛdʒədəs/
British English: /ˈprɛdʒʊdɪs/

Translation of prejudice in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable and countable (biased opinion) her lack of prejudice
    su falta de prejuicios
    color prejudice prejudice against somebody/something
    prejuicios (masculine plural) contra alguien/algo
    Example sentences
    • Some prejudices (preconceived opinions of an individual based on opinions about the many) have names such as racism, sexism, or ageism.
    • Preconceived notions are prejudices about what is supposed to happen during the ritual, or the way in which the ritual must be done.
    • As a straight woman with my own prejudices and preconceptions, I fall somewhere in between.
  • 2 uncountable (injury, harm) [formal] without prejudice
    sin perjuicio de los derechos de los firmantes ( or declarantes etc. )
    without prejudice to your claim
    sin perjuicio de su derecho
    to the prejudice of something/somebody
    en perjuicio or en detrimento de algo/alguien
    Example sentences
    • In that respect, we do not consider that any prejudice in fact resulted.
    • In the circumstances, it is necessary to assess whether the delay has caused irremediable prejudice to the defendant.
    • The Inspector failed to set out adequate reasons for his decision, as a result of which the Claimant has suffered substantial prejudice.

transitive verb

  • 1 (influence) to prejudice something/somebody against/in favor of something/somebody
    predisponer algo/a alguien en contra de/a favor de algo/alguien
    Example sentences
    • There are very many legal things I can think of that would prejudice me against a person more than smoking.
    • The smell of antiseptic and the fear of injections prejudiced me against him then, but he was the most important person in our village.
  • 2 (harm)
    Example sentences
    • We do not believe this extension would prejudice the state in any way in light of the Florida Supreme Court's opinion.
    • But I believe that routine disclosure of any Category A reports would be likely to prejudice the purpose of preventing or detecting crime.
    • It is little bit hard to see how a guarantor is prejudiced by having a 10-year obligation reduced to some shorter obligation.
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