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Princeton's WordNet

  1. previously, antecedentlyadverb

    at an earlier time or formerly

    "she had previously lived in Chicago"; "he was previously president of a bank"; "better than anything previously proposed"; "a previously unquestioned attitude"; "antecedently arranged"


  1. previouslyadverb

    At an earlier time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Previouslyadverb

    beforehand; antecedently; as, a plan previously formed

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Previously' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1493

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Previously' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2736

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Previously' in Adverbs Frequency: #139

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Previously in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Previously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Previously in a Sentence

  1. Mitch McConnell:

    In light of the urgent humanitarian and security crisis on our border, the president is requesting $5.7 billion for physical barriers and border security, for some context, that is just about one tenth of one percent of federal spending. One tenth of one percent -- for physical barriers like the fences and barriers which already exist, which Democrats have previously voted for with enthusiasm.

  2. Kristine Spekkens:

    [The objects] may well point to a new phenomenon that we havent really probed yet, it may also be that these are an extension of a previously known class of objects that we havent been able to explore.

  3. Shen Weizheng:

    Even if A shares are included, it would still just be a symbolic event. The real impact would be limited, my biggest concern now is China's economy. After strong stimulus previously, the government seems to have suddenly tightened the liquidity tap. I'm afraid the economy will loose steam.

  4. Michael Gerber:

    The Great Recession changed many dynamics in the capital markets, as have new and more robust regulatory requirements. Small and mid-size U.S. businesses have struggled to access previously available sources of capital, franklin Square believes that the discussion draft of the.

  5. Donald Trump:

    The campaign has no infrastructure in the states, the woman who ran Wisconsin for Trump previously ran Oklahoma for Trump. Trump lost. Prior to that, she had never run any political campaign, so there was no depth of experience. This is something I see again and again.

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    boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
    • A. defiant
    • B. contiguous
    • C. indiscernible
    • D. ectomorphic

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