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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Be in advance of (something following).

Usage examples (37)
  • The Face, Melody Maker -- it was a sad day when these forerunning magazines announced their last edition.
  • Indeed, the signs of his fall, or those that forerun it, are terrible and amazing to behold.
  • The comet was the talk, especially in the evening, of the world, as it was taken to forerun disasters.
  • These instruments and a few simple chemical reactions were the forerun - ners of the powerful array of the diagnostic laboratory. for more
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