: tending to injure or impair : detrimental <a transfer prejudicial to other creditors>
Examples of PREJUDICIAL
- The judge ruled that the prejudicial effect of the evidence outweighed its value.
- <pretrial publicity that may be extremely prejudicial to a defendant's right to a fair trial>
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Related to PREJUDICIAL
- adverse, bad, baleful, baneful, damaging, dangerous, deleterious, detrimental, evil, hurtful, ill, injurious, mischievous, nocuous, noxious, pernicious, harmful, wicked
- anodyne, benign, harmless, hurtless, innocent, innocuous, inoffensive, safe
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