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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Earlier than a particular event, action, or somethinng or someone. Ahead of someone or something else in a list or order.

Usage examples (34)
  • Laugh at yourself first, before anybody else can.
  • I had known her before
  • Welch had arrived in September 1929, a term before Roald.
  • Friday, the last day of the term before the holidays. for more
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