Synonyms for prepossess

Synonyms for (verb) prepossess

Synonyms: prejudice, prepossess

Definition: influence (somebody's) opinion in advance

Similar words: act upon, work, influence

Definition: have and exert influence or effect

Usage: The artist's work influenced the young painter; She worked on her friends to support the political candidate


Synonyms: prepossess

Definition: make a positive impression (on someone) beforehand

Usage: A prepossessing appearance

Similar words: impress

Definition: impress positively

Usage: The young chess player impressed her audience


Synonyms: prepossess

Definition: cause to be preoccupied

Usage: The idea of his failure prepossesses him

Similar words: preoccupy

Definition: engage or engross the interest or attention of beforehand or occupy urgently or obsessively

Usage: His work preoccupies him; The matter preoccupies her completely--she cannot think of anything else


Synonyms: prepossess

Definition: possess beforehand

Similar words: own, have, possess

Definition: have ownership or possession of

Usage: He owns three houses in Florida; How many cars does she have?