Previous and Preceding

Previous

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Previous adjective – Going before another in time or order.
Usage example: the previous math problem also included a reference to store discounts

Preceding is a synonym for previous in earlier topic. In some cases you can use "Preceding" instead the word "Previous" as an adjective or an adverb, when it comes to topics like foregoing, time, near, former. popular alternative
Nearby Word: previously
Synonyms for Previous

Preceding

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

Previous is a synonym for preceding in earlier topic. You can use "Previous" instead the word "Preceding" as an adjective or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as foregoing, time, near, precede. popular alternative
Nearby Words: precede, precedent, precedence, preceded
Synonyms for Preceding

Things that words describes

work previous work preceding work
generation previous generation preceding generation
scene previous scene preceding scene
episode previous episode preceding episode
Other nouns: season, example, level, game, chapter, book, album, night, year, day, film, movies, movie, years, books, events, films, examples, entries, games, seasons, levels, titles, episodes, albums.
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Preceding and Previous. (2016). Retrieved 2021, November 30, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/previous/preceding
Previous & Preceding. N.p., 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/previous/preceding>.
Preceding or Previous. 2016. Accessed November 30, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/previous/preceding.

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