Noun(1) an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence(2) a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
(1) At once the preconception was shattered, and once the mental image was lost, it could not be easily restored.(2) Some people have preconceptions when it comes to these matters.(3) What we discovered has blown apart all pre-conceived preconceptions of the 19th century.(4) The idea was that a language should be described without any preconceptions of what it might turn out to be like.(5) Choreographer, curator and video artist, he likes to combine disciplines to subvert our preconceptions .(6) But to spend time in Craig's company is to have any lingering preconceptions about him swiftly dispelled.(7) Musically it is guaranteed to shatter any preconceptions about opera as a genre, certainly any notion of a homogenous genre.(8) A good many assumptions and preconceptions were challenged and some overturned.(9) Either he has found his stride or I have gotten over my preconceptions .(10) Due to my preconceptions of Beck, I anticipated an offbeat performance full of weird and wild antics.(11) Again, however, there are subtleties and many preconceptions and prejudices.(12) I try not to arrive with any preconceptions , so that I can just enjoy the meal.(13) He has already managed to get over his initial preconceptions of the country, which were based on a lack of knowledge.(14) Full and free discussion even of ideas we hate encourages the testing of our own prejudices and preconceptions .(15) The little ones from prep school were there, and because they had no preconceptions and just felt the energy of the sound, they loved it.(16) It was just what I needed and took me out of myself, I met people that didn't have any preconceptions of me so I could just be as I felt.
2. bias ::
3. preconceived opinion ::
Different Formspreconception, preconceptions
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