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synonyms for antedate

  • antecede
  • backdate
  • come first
  • go before
  • misdate
  • precede
  • predate
  • anachronize
  • date back
  • forerun
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antonyms for antedate

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  • come after
  • follow
  • go after
  • postdate
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How to use antedate in a sentence

A foreign patent in order to invalidate an American patent must antedate the invention patented.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
However, most of the older residences in Fredericksburg antedate the fire, and are of an earlier Colonial period.
HISTORIC FREDERICKSBURGJOHN T. GOOLRICK
They antedate questions, and thus in all cases aggravate the difficulty of answering them satisfactorily.
AIDS TO REFLECTIONSAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
So powerful is this instinctive faith that men of simple modes of character are prone to antedate its consummation.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 81, JULY, 1864VARIOUS
No hostile hand can antedate my doom, Till fate condemns me to the silent tomb.
MOSAICS OF GRECIAN HISTORYMARCIUS WILLSON
These figures are, however, unreliable, and antedate the Russian Revolution.
THE PACIFIC TRIANGLESYDNEY GREENBIE
This would make them antedate July, 1759, which is not true of the bakehouse.
OLD TRAILS ON THE NIAGARA FRONTIERFRANK H. SEVERANCE
We must not antedate a change which is taking place very gradually in the middle of the twelfth century.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
These movements take place in the dark and we can not date them; but to antedate them would be easy.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
A miraculous birth would be scouted to-day as monstrous; antedate it 2,000 years and we worship it as miracle.
WHEN WERE OUR GOSPELS WRITTEN?CHARLES BRADLAUGH
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