Examples of prejudiced in a Sentence
Most Americans deny being prejudiced against people of other races.
I was prejudiced against the movie because of its title.
Recent Examples of prejudiced from the Web
YouTube disabled the comments section, because the remarks were so prejudiced.
Here was one of her fecund mind’s most enduring creations, Fitzwilliam Darcy, proud and prejudiced and Fabio-ed.
Marches against Islamic law were planned Saturday in more than two dozen cities across the United States, but scholars and others say the protesters are stoking unfounded fears and promoting a distorted and prejudiced view of the religion.
Coercion, intimidation and violence has been the name of the game by prejudiced people of power in the United States for hundreds of years and in the world for even longer, and the Bible has often been their how-to guide.
Homosexuality is taboo in Chechnya, and most people there are prejudiced against gay people.
Both male and female students gave worse ratings to female instructors, though the men were much more prejudiced.
The notion of banning all Muslims from entering the country voiced by Trump was not only prejudiced but also counterproductive.
With this rhetoric, Trump reassured those voters who supported his prejudiced rhetoric against racial and religious minorities but rejected traditional Republican posturing on reducing government services.
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Prejudice: For or Against?
Although prejudice, with its connotations of intolerance
I, too, appreciate projects that treat a difficult subject with rigor, although I'll confess to harboring a bit of prejudice toward thing-biographies.
Adam Baer, Harper's, May 2011
That's true for the participial adjective prejudiced as well:
“The question itself as posed in the survey obviously is prejudiced in favor of the program,” said Tod Story, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada.
Neal Morton, Las Vegas Review Journal, 2 Aug. 2016
In negative constructions, prejudice and prejudiced often precede against:
Lee County Circuit Judge Jacob Walker on Tuesday ruled that claims of juror misconduct by former House Speaker Mike Hubbard failed to show that the jury was prejudiced against Hubbard.
Mike Cason, AL.com, 19 Oct. 2016
First Known Use of prejudiced
Synonymsbiased, one-sided, parti pris, partisan, partial
Antonymsdisinterested, equal, equitable, evenhanded, fair, impartial, neutral, nonpartisan, objective, unbiased, unprejudiced
Related Wordshostile, inimical, jaundiced, unfriendly, unsympathetic; colored, distorted, misrepresented, shaded, warped; convinced, influenced, persuaded, predisposed, prepossessed, swayed; affected, concerned, interested
Near Antonymsopen, open-minded, persuasible, receptive; honest, just, reasonable; bipartisan; autonomous, independent; aloof, detached, dispassionate, hardheaded, impersonal, unemotional; cold, distant, remote; apathetic, incurious, indifferent, unconcerned, uncurious, unenthusiastic, uninterested
PREJUDICED Defined for Kids
Definition of prejudiced for Students
- a prejudiced comment
legal Definition of prejudiced
- alleged that the trial judge was prejudiced
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