prepossessing

adjective pre·pos·sess·ing \ ˌprē-pə-ˈze-siŋ , -ˈse- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of prepossessing

1 archaic :creating prejudice
2 :tending to create a favorable impression :attractive

Examples of prepossessing in a Sentence

  1. She lives in one of the least prepossessing parts of the city.

First Known Use of prepossessing

1642


PREPOSSESSING Defined for English Language Learners

prepossessing

adjective

Definition of prepossessing for English Language Learners

  • : having qualities that people like : appealing or attractive


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