Definition of 'prepossessing'
Example sentences containing 'prepossessing'
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`Not a very prepossessing one, at first sight, but perhaps he'll improve on acquaintance. UNREASONABLE DOUBTHe looked like a cop, was talking to another cop, and Adam hoped he was the one, because he didn't look very prepossessing. DOLL'S EYES
Synonyms of 'prepossessing'
attractive, taking, winning, striking
Trends of 'prepossessing'
Used Rarely. prepossessing is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of prepossessing from the Collins English Dictionary
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