Definition for already

adverb as in before expected time

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Example Sentences

And yes, someone has already called Spencer a “Small Fry,” har har.

Merabet had already been immobilized by a bullet to the groin.

For his part, Bratton is disappointed but not surprised that the same narrative is already being mapped onto Fry and Spencer.

Cassandra, whose hair has already begun to fall out from her court-mandated chemotherapy, could face a similar outcome.

French officials were already on edge after a series of apparently unconnected attacks, including the stabbing of police officers.

The big room at King's Warren Parsonage was already fairly well filled.

Five of the number had studied with Liszt before, and the young men are artists already before the public.

I want to see the sort of thing happening to schools that has already happened to many sorts of retail shops.

Now what should college give the young citizen, male or female, upon the foundation of schooling we have already sketched out?

This system, as already stated, became operative in most districts during June, 1915.


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On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to already, such as: before, earlier, once, previously, then, and as of now.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.