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preceding

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  • adjearlier, above
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Synonyms for preceding

adj earlier, above
  • introductory
  • previous
  • prior
  • foregoing
  • forward
  • front
  • head
  • lead
  • leading
  • pioneer
  • pioneering
  • above-mentioned
  • above-named
  • aforeknown
  • aforementioned
  • aforesaid
  • ahead of
  • antecedent
  • anterior
  • before
  • erstwhile
  • forerunning
  • former
  • heretofore
  • one time
  • other
  • past
  • precedent
  • precursive
  • precursory
  • preexistent
  • prefatory
  • preliminary
  • preparatory
  • prevenient
  • prodromal
  • supra

Antonyms for preceding

  • later
  • back
  • inferior
  • last
  • unimportant
  • after
  • below
  • following
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to preceding

aforesaid

adjective. said earlier
  • mentioned earlier
  • preceding
  • previous
  • spoken of earlier

ahead

adverb. in front or advance of

antecedent

adjective. prior

anterior

adjective. beginning, prior

before

preposition. earlier than

earlier

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