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Explain PRE- CONCEIVED NOTION WITH EXAMPLE ?

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Asked by anantharaman, 16 Nov '12 05:32 pm
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Preconceived notion - an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence; "he did not even try to confirm his preconceptions"
I had a preconceived notion about how the party would go, but in fact it was no fun at all.

I had a preconceived notion that visiting the museum would be boring but in fact I found it fascinating.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 16 Nov '12 05:40 pm

 
  
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It was my preconceived notion that you put confusing questions to find best answers.
Answered by Surender Rao, 16 Nov '12 05:36 pm

 
  
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Without knowing the truth blaming others on weird assumptions is one such...!
Answered by Dil Se, 18 Nov '12 06:25 pm

 
  
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Preconceived notions are ideas or beliefs that a person forms, before actually encountering someone or something, or before learning of any evidence about them/it.

"Preconceived" (definition from dictionary.com) means, "to form a conception or opinion of beforehand, as before seeing evidence or as a result of a previously held prejudice." "Notions" means ideas or beliefs.

For example, a popular preconceived notion is the idea that gay people are likely to molest children. Because it seems like it could possibly be true (if you follow the logic that if someone engages in one abnormal sexual behavior, they are likely to engage in any and all abnormal sexual behaviors), and because of the long history of anti-gay sentiment throughout human history, many people believe that gay people are likely to molest children. Even though they have not done any research on the available evidence (which, by the way, conclusively proves that homosexuality and pedophilia are two completely differen ...more
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 17 Nov '12 03:11 pm

 
  
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Forming an opinion prior to actual knowledge or experience.

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I had many doubts and preconceived notions about working for such a huge company.
Answered by jakir hussain, 16 Nov '12 05:41 pm

 
  
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I always trust that my wife makes best biryani. this is pre conceived notion. example : is come home and eat biryani made by my wife. it shall stand true
Answered by Biryani, 16 Nov '12 05:34 pm

 
  
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