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Definition of prepossessing adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    prepossessing

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌpripəˈzɛsɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1(especially after a negative)
  2. 2(formal) attractive in appearance synonym appealing
  3. 3 He was not a prepossessing sight. compare unprepossessing
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: prepossessing