The definition of a root is the part of the plant that is generally underground or the origin of something.
A cause or motive
The past is what has already happened.
One of the four humors of ancient and medieval physiology, identified with the blood found in blood vessels, and thought to cause cheerfulness.
One who precedes another in time, especially in holding an office or position.
A mother or father
An adoptive father
A cause or reason
One's relatives or family:
Find another word for antecedents. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for antecedents, like: forerunners, roots, ascendants, ancestors, reasons, pasts, line, causes, bloods, predecessors and precursors.