verb (used with object)
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Words nearby prepossess
Example sentences from the Web for prepossess
But still there have been great acts of cruelty committed; quite enough to prepossess us against you as a body.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat
His countenance wore a reckless look that did not serve to prepossess him with the people at whose mercy he stood.That Affair Next Door|Anna Katharine Green
In fact, my appearance was by no means calculated to prepossess people in my favour.
His stay was not very long; not one of us divined the object of his visit, and he did not prepossess us favourably.Uncle Silas|J. S. LeFanu
I am not going to prepossess you against even our village scold, by telling her name.Deerbrook|Harriet Martineau