Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Free from prejudice; impartial. See Synonyms at fair1.

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  • adj. Not prejudiced

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not prejudiced; free from undue bias or prepossession; not preoccupied by opinion; impartial
  • adj. Not warped or biased by prejudice.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not prejudiced; free from undue bias or prepossession; not preoccupied by opinion; impartial: as, an unprejudiced mind.
  • Not warped by or proceeding from prejudice: as, an unprejudiced judgment.
  • Not hurt; unimpaired; undamaged.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. free from undue bias or preconceived opinions

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Examples

  • There seem to be more younger women who are crazy enough or damaged enough or just plain unprejudiced against gray hair, bald spots, slack guts, and wrinkles or for whom a trim waist and a youthful attitude and a sparkling personality are attractive enough than there are younger men similarly crazy, damaged, or unprejudiced.

    Lance Mannion:

  • I presume he's not the kind of unprejudiced priest who pretends to have vices when he has none?

    The Road to Damascus

  • I could not help but notice during these "unprejudiced" town meetings that the Cave family is being somewhat persecuted for going above and beyond everything the town has requested of them.

    Lowell Sun Forum

  • What few who approach "Lolita" unprejudiced are likely to find is that it deserves the strictures of obscenity now being cast upon it.

    From the archive, 23 January 1959: Lolita and its critics

  • Professor Edred Corner an evolutionist writes in an article about evolution in plants, “To the unprejudiced, the fossil record of plants is in favor of special creation.”

    Modern Science in the Bible

  • In his essay, Robbe-Grillet writes of Kafka that if there is one thing of which an unprejudiced realing convinces us it is the absolute reality of the things Kafka describes ...

    Experimental Fiction

  • For more ideas about how to raise unprejudiced children, pick up the Greater Good Science Center's book, "Are We Born Racist?"

    Christine Carter, PhD: Have You Talked To YOUR Kids About Racism?

  • Sam J. Lundwall wrote of the award: What the founders of this award visualised was an annual prize for a novel chosen in a manner that would be completely unbiased – unprejudiced by popularity, friendship, chicanery or anything other than sheer literary merit.

    2009 April « Official Harry Harrison News Blog

  • It was also petty and ugly, calling the media's most influential liberal, Jon Stewart, racially prejudiced when he clearly is about as unprejudiced and non-parochial as anyone can be.

    MJ Rosenberg: Poor Rick Sanchez

  • Suddenly, as I gazed on him, an idea seized me, that this little creature was unprejudiced, and had lived too short a time to have imbibed a horror of deformity.

    Chapter 16

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