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Related / Similar Words: preface, premise, introduce, lead, come before, predate, forego, antecede, antedate

 

Definition:
  • furnish with a preface or introduction; "She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution";
  • move ahead (of others) in time or space;
  • be the predecessor of; "Bill preceded John in the long line of Susan''s husbands";
  • come before; "Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify";
  • be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools";

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    Hyponyms: preamble, prologize, prologuize, prologise, lead, head

     

    Derivational Morphology: foreword, preface, prolusion, precession, precedence, precedency, predecessor, precedent, priority, antecedence, antecedency, anteriority, antecedent, case in point

     

     
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