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  • as inprecedence
  • as inprecedency

synonyms for earliness

  • antecedence
  • lead
  • precedency
  • precession
  • preeminence
  • preexistence
  • preference
  • primary
  • priority
  • rank
  • seniority
  • superiority
  • supremacy
  • anteposition
  • prevenience
  • previousness

antonyms for earliness

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  • subservience
  • inferiority
  • last
  • lowest
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How to use earliness in a sentence

The earliness of the Casa Cicogna tracery is seen in a moment by its being moulded on the face only.
THE STONES OF VENICE, VOLUME III (OF 3)JOHN RUSKIN
A point of merit is earliness, as it ripens just before Moore Early.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
There was a taste of earliness in the air, a sort of compounded taste of dew and dust and maybe a little malaria.
BACK HOMEIRVIN S. COBB
Perhaps for earliness and satisfactory product, the Early Goodrich has no superior.
THE $100 PRIZE ESSAY ON THE CULTIVATION OF THE POTATO; AND HOW TO COOK THE POTATOD. H. COMPTON AND PIERRE BLOT
Every seat and all standing room was occupied, rich and poor sharing alike according to the earliness of their arrival.
E.P. ROE: REMINISCENCES OF HIS LIFEMARY A. ROE
Its earliness, a week or ten days earlier than Concord, is one of its chief points of merit.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
The first are beauty, quality and earliness of fruit; the second lack of vigor, susceptibility to fungi and lack of hardiness.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Diana is a seedling of Catawba and was hailed as superior to its parent in quality, appearance and earliness.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Mr. Reed: Does the mere operation of grafting or budding influence earliness of bearing?
NORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE SECOND ANNUAL MEETINGNORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION
Jessica may be commended for earliness and hardiness and is therefore desirable, if at all, in northern regions.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EARLINESS

  • antecedence
  • anteposition
  • earliness
  • lead
  • precedency
  • precession
  • preeminence
  • preexistence
  • preference
  • prevenience
  • previousness
  • primary
  • priority
  • rank
  • seniority
  • superiority
  • supremacy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.