Simple Definition of prejudge
: to form an opinion about (someone or something) before you have enough understanding or knowledge
Full Definition of prejudge
: to judge before hearing or before full and sufficient examination
Examples of prejudge in a sentence
Officials complain that some reporters have prejudged the outcome of the investigation.
She was wrong for prejudging him.
Origin of prejudge
Middle French prejuger, from Latin praejudicare, from prae- + judicare to judge — more at judge
First Known Use: 1579
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