to judge beforehand.
to pass judgment on prematurely or without sufficient reflection or investigation.
- pre·judg·er, noun
- pre·judg·ment; especially British, pre·judge·ment, noun
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How to use prejudge in a sentence
Not only, therefore, were the pretended negotiations entirely destitute of form, they were prejudged from the outset.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
It can no longer be viewed dispassionately; it is prejudged by the threat, however mildly that be expressed.The Interest of America in Sea Power, Present and Future | A. T. Mahan
You have too completely prejudged and misjudged my dearest sister.Mrs. Dorriman, Volume 2 of 3 | Julie Bosville Chetwynd
She had doubtless been informed of the secret decretal by which the Pope appeared to have prejudged her cause.The Divorce of Catherine of Aragon | J.A. Froude
Lieutenant Carey here submitted that his case had been prejudged, and that he had been punished before his trial.History of the Zulu War | A. Wilmot
British Dictionary definitions for prejudge
(tr) to judge beforehand, esp without sufficient evidence
- prejudger, noun
- prejudgment or prejudgement, noun
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