halo effect definition

  • noun:
    • An effect wherein the perception of positive attributes in one single thing or component offers increase into perception of similar qualities in related things or perhaps in your whole.
    • A cognitive prejudice by which view of somebody's personality is influenced by an overall effect of him or her.

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