- An unfavourable opinion or feeling formed before hand or without knowledge, thought or reason.
- Any preconceived opinion or feeling, either favourable or unfavourable.
Unreasonable feelings, opinions or attitudes, especially of hostile nature, regarding an ethnic, racial, social, or religious group.
- Such attitudes considered collectively; “The war against prejudice is never-ending.”
- Damage or injury; detriment; “A law that operated to the prejudice of the majority.”
- Synonyms: Preconception, partiality, predilection, predisposition, bias, influence.
- To give rise to prejudice in (someone); make biased.
Preconceived option that is not based on reason or actual experience; “Male prejudice about women.” or “English prejudice against foreigners.”
People will and can be prejudice about almost anything, examples: Their sex, gender, beliefs, values, social class, age, disability, religion, sexuality, race/ethnicity, language, beauty, occupation, education, criminality, sport team affiliation, etc.
(Shown in Notebook 1, page 55 – 56)