Preconception Definition

prēkən-sĕpshən
preconceptions
noun
preconceptions
The act of preconceiving.
Webster's New World
An opinion or conception formed in advance of adequate knowledge or experience, especially a prejudice or bias.
American Heritage
A preconceived idea or opinion.
Webster's New World
Bias.
Webster's New World

A prejudice that prevents rational consideration of an issue.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
prejudicebiaspreconceived notionpreconceived ideapreconceived opinionparti-prisprepossessionpredecisionpreconclusionpresumptionprejudicationprejudgmentpredilectionnationmindset
Antonyms:
ignorance
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Other Word Forms of Preconception

Noun

Singular:
preconception
Plural:
preconceptions

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