prejudice

prejudice(
preh
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juh
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dihs
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (preconception)
a. el prejuicio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The movie was criticized for reinforcing prejudices against minorities.La película fue criticada por reforzar prejuicios contra las minorías.
2. (legal)
a. el prejuicio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Termination shall be without prejudice to the rights of the contract.La cesación se llevará a cabo sin prejuicio de los derechos contractuales.
b. el detrimento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The judge misled the jury to the prejudice of the defendant.El juez indujo al jurado al error en detrimento del acusado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (to influence)
a. predisponer
This news network is clearly prejudicing the public in favor of the declaration of war.Esta cadena de noticias es claramente predisponiendo al público para que apoye la declaración de guerra.
4. (to discredit)
a. perjudicar
The statement of the witness prejudiced the defendant's case.La declaración del testigo perjudicó la situación del acusado.
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prejudice
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (bias)
a. el prejuicio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
2. (law)
a.
without prejudice tosin perjuicio or menoscabo de
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (bias)
a. predisponer
4. (harm)
a. perjudicar
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prejudice [ˈpredʒʊdɪs]
noun
1 (biased opinion) prejuicio (m)
there's a lot of racial prejudice hay muchos prejuicios raciales; prejudice against women is widespread los prejuicios machistas son moneda corriente; to have a prejudice against/in favour of sth/sb estar predispuesto en contra de/a favor de algo/algn; we all have our prejudices todos tenemos nuestros prejuicios; he is quite without prejudice in this matter sobre esto no tiene ningún prejuicio
2 (Jur) (injury, detriment) perjuicio (m)
to the prejudice of con perjuicio de; con menoscabo de; without prejudice (Jur) sin detrimento de sus propios derechos; without prejudice to sin perjuicio de
transitive verb
1 (bias) predisponer; prevenir;against contra
2 (damage) perjudicar
to prejudice one's chances perjudicar sus posibilidades
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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