Name three questions in which the evidence would be affected by temperamental and other prepossessions of the witness.
"The Making of Arguments" by J. H. Gardiner
This I think so plain that nothing but prepossession or stupidity can hinder people from comprehending it.
"Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences" by Arthur L. Hayward
In particular he was harassed by a curiosity in regard to the "unpardonable sin," and a prepossession that he had already committed it.
"A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature" by John W. Cousin
In sleep, his features were by no means prepossessing.
"The Lost Ambassador" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
Alfred Calverley was not extremely prepossessing.
"John Thorndyke's Cases" by R. Austin Freeman
It was these fine Norse eyes which at once prepossessed me in Storm's favor.
"Ilka on the Hill-Top and Other Stories" by Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
But her imagination here was prepossessed.
"Real Folks" by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
There was nothing in his looks or manner that was prepossessing.
"The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln" by Francis Fisher Browne
F.C., aged thirty-five, is a prepossessing woman, the mother of two children, and has been married for nine years.
"The Nervous Housewife" by Abraham Myerson
Du Maurier, in drawing children, for instance, secures their prepossessing qualities.
"George Du Maurier, the Satirist of the Victorians" by T. Martin Wood