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prelude

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Synonyms for prelude

noun beginning of event
  • introduction
  • prologue
  • commencement
  • exordium
  • foreword
  • intro
  • overture
  • preamble
  • preface
  • preliminary
  • preparation
  • prolegomenon
  • start
  • curtain-raiser
  • prelusion
  • proem

Antonyms for prelude

  • completion
  • conclusion
  • end
  • ending
  • epilogue
  • finish
  • stop
  • postlude
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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