verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for prepossess
I am not going to prepossess you against even our village scold, by telling her name.Deerbrook|Harriet Martineau
Good-breeding alone can prepossess people in our favour at first sight; more time being necessary to discover greater talents.The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor, and English Teacher's Assistant|John Hamilton Moore
The neighbourhood of Badajoz did not prepossess me much in favour of the country which I had just entered.The Bible in Spain|George Borrow
But again I ask, do not strive to prepossess me against him.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Neither did the puff preliminary, which heralded the appearance of this volume, prepossess us strongly in its favour.