Definition of prepossessing in English:

prepossessing

Line breaks: pre|pos¦sess|ing
Pronunciation: /priːpəˈzesɪŋ
 
/

adjective

[often with negative]

Derivatives

prepossession

Pronunciation: /-ˈzɛʃ(ə)n/
noun
More example sentences
  • Subjective analysis always leads to flawed determination due to the inherent inability to view things apart from personal prejudices and dogmatic prepossessions.
  • However I am well pleased to find that the truth will at length prevail when men have laid aside their prepossessions and prejudices.
  • Such a prepossession serves to vitiate all of Freud's subsequent clinical presentations.

More definitions of prepossessing

Definition of prepossessing in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kərf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw