Before Synonyms and Antonyms

bĭ-fôr'

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Synonyms for Before

(Formal) before
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Occurring previously
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Previous to; before.
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Prior to; before.
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A distortion of memory in which fantasy and objective experience are confused.
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One that precedes another; a forerunner or predecessor:
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At a time in the past
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The state of being anterior or preceding in time or in situation; priority.
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Forerunner is defined as something or someone that goes before to tells that something or someone is coming.
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One that gives a sign or indication of something to come; a harbinger:
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Precedence is defined as the thing that comes first, has the highest ranking or has a higher priority because of superiority.
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A person who precedes or preceded another, as in office
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The boundary between two air masses that have different temperatures or humidity. In the mid-latitude areas of the Earth, where warm tropical air meets cooler polar air, the systems of fronts define the weather and often cause precipitation to form. Warm air, being lighter than cold air, tends to rise, cool, and condense along such boundaries, forming rain or snow.
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Beyond in place, quantity or time
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(Now Scot.) Up to the place of; as far as
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One that indicates or foreshadows what is to come; a forerunner.
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Up to this time
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(UK) False; pseudo-.
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In a state of anticipation or preoccupation; often followed by with.
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Far along in course or time:
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Preceding; before
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The assignment of something, such as an event or name, to a time that precedes it, as in If you tell the cops, you're a dead man.
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To present an indication or a suggestion of beforehand; presage:
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Portend is defined as to be a warning or signal of.
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To indicate or warn of in advance; portend.
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The definition of ago is before now or in the past.
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At or near the front part of (something).
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Antonyms for Before

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earlier than
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Behind in time; later than
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On the farther side or other side of; beyond:
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(Slang) Currently fashionable; trendy:
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Words Related to Before

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