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Synonyms for preconception

preconceived idea or notion

Synonyms for preconception

a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

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And those who were able to ignore their preconceptions and view objects with a fresh eye also created better sketches.
If a girl goes out and gets drunk and falls over they are almost demonised in the media, and if they then become a victim, you can see how juries would bring their preconceptions to bear," she said.
So we shouldn't have any preconceptions on future monetary policy," he said, reaffirming the central bank's forecast that the current slowdown did not change the trend of gradual growth.
Carrying on the preconception theme the TORRE SCALZA MONTEPULCIANO D'ABRUZZO 2006 (Marks & Spencer, pounds 7.
While the opera community is continually keen to recruit new fans u opera virgins as they are known in the trade u they face an uphill battle because opera is up there with modern dance in terms of peopleAEs negative preconceptions of the art form
Despite some borrowers' preconceptions about their borrowing options, investors seeking relatively small mortgages for multifamily and commercial real estate properties can often turn to Wall Street for the financing they need.
Thom Mayne, the architect, is remarkable for his invention of forms that challenge preconceptions yet establish some fundamental bonds between the individual (the viewer, the person walking or driving), the architectural object and the external world.
Dealing with issues of race and class difference, the play highlights the messy and contradictory emotions that fuel hatred, once again confounding expectations and assaulting our preconceptions at every turn.
Former Balanchine dancer Robert Weiss thinks negative preconceptions about male dancers stem from America's Puritan heritage.
So, presenters, your first step to success is to throw out those faulty preconceptions.
Songs like Louis XIV and Illegal Tender make features out of singer and guitarist Jason Hill's excitable vocals and his lyrical preconceptions with girls.
Bangers and beans have a special place in culinary history ( favourite meal of cowboys and campers alike, but forget all your preconceptions as an exciting new taste sensation hits the shelves.
An outgrowth of PBS's long-running television series POV, each yearly installment of the online series seeks to challenge visitors' preconceptions about everyday aspects of our existence.