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prejudge

verb [T] uk   us   /ˌpriːˈdʒʌdʒ/ disapproving
to form an opinion about a situation or a person before knowing or considering all of the facts: Let's not prejudge the situation - we need to hear both sides of the story first.
prejudgment
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-mənt/ (also prejudgement)
You shouldn't make any sort of prejudgment about her before you've met her.
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