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Definition of "preconceived" []

  • Conceived beforehand: formed ahead of time. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of preconceive. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "preconceived" in a sentence
  • "Did you go there with kind of preconceived notions of what Yemen might be?"
  • "It's a handy spelling rule to know and deploy when using words such as "preconceived," for however little that is worth."
  • "So I went to college, with that kind of preconceived notion which didn't materialize."