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PRECONCEIVED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does preconceived mean? 

PRECONCEIVED (adjective)
  The adjective PRECONCEIVED has 1 sense:

1. (of an idea or opinion) formed beforehand; especially without evidence or through prejudice

  Familiarity information: PRECONCEIVED used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PRECONCEIVED (adjective)


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Meaning:

(of an idea or opinion) formed beforehand; especially without evidence or through prejudice

Classified under:

Participial adjectives

Context example:

certain preconceived notions

Participle:

conceive (have the idea for)


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