Preceding and Prior

Preceding

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Preceding adjective – Going before another in time or order.
Usage example: had not eaten since the preceding day

Prior is a synonym for preceding in earlier topic. In some cases you can use "Prior" instead the word "Preceding" as an adjective or a noun or an adverb, when it comes to topics like time, past, former, precede. popular alternative
Nearby Words: precede, precedent, precedence, preceded
Synonyms for Preceding

Prior

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Prior adjective – Going before another in time or order.
Usage example: we've made prior arrangements

Preceding is a synonym for prior in earlier topic. You can use "Preceding" instead the word "Prior" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as property, time, former, precede. popular alternative
Synonyms for Prior

Things that words describes

work preceding work prior work
generation preceding generation prior generation
scene preceding scene prior scene
show preceding show prior show
Other nouns: episode, season, game, book, battle, night, year, film, minutes, war, movies, movie, years, books, events, stories, films, examples, games, scenes, months, seasons, levels, episodes, albums, decades.
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