looksism
noun see lookism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • looksism — noun The formation of prejudices based on a persons physical appearance. See Also: looksist …   Wiktionary

  • looksism — n. lookism, preconceived opinion or discrimination on the basis of physical appearance and in particular physical appearance considered not to be the social concepts of beauty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • looksism — looks·ism …   English syllables

  • looksism — noun see lookism …   Useful english dictionary

  • lookism — also looksism noun Date: 1978 prejudice or discrimination based on physical appearance and especially physical appearance believed to fall short of societal notions of beauty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lookism — n. looksism, preconceived opinion or discrimination on the basis of physical appearance and in particular physical appearance considered not to be the social concepts of beauty …   English contemporary dictionary

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