What does Sooner mean?

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ˈsu nərSoon·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Oklahoman, Sooner(adverb)

    a native or resident of Oklahoma

  2. sooner, earlier(adverb)

    comparatives of `soon' or `early'

    "Come a little sooner, if you can"; "came earlier than I expected"

  3. preferably, sooner, rather(adverb)

    more readily or willingly

    "clean it well, preferably with warm water"; "I'd rather be in Philadelphia"; "I'd sooner die than give up"


  1. sooner(Adverb)


    I would sooner die than marry you!

  2. Sooner(Noun)

    A native or resident of the American state of Oklahoma; a sports competitor representing the University of Oklahoma.

  3. Sooner(Noun)

    One who crossed into Indian territory before the official opening of settlement, in order to obtain land sooner.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sooner' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3662

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sooner' in Adverbs Frequency: #304

Anagrams for Sooner »

  1. nooser, sonero

How to pronounce Sooner?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Sooner in sign language?

  1. sooner


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sooner in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sooner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Sooner in a Sentence

  1. Matt MacDonald:

    There is an urgency to this project to raise the funds to have as much genetic information in the cloud as possible, for people who have autism, there is this desire to want to know ‘why’ and often they hit this empty space that doesn’t make sense. The more people are aware of this project the sooner we will get to real answers.

  2. Lou Anna Simon:

    I am so sorry that a trusted, renowned physician turned out to be an evil predator, and I am sorry that we did not discover his crimes and remove him from the community sooner, now, my hope is that we learn from these horrific events.

  3. President Juan Manuel Santos:

    As president I would have preferred that we take these measures sooner, what is at stake is the credibility of the government, but most of all Colombians' confidence in the electrical system.

  4. President Gwynne Shotwell:

    We are really close to getting the work done and getting the agreements made, i'm hoping it can be a little bit sooner, but we'll see.

  5. Bernard Mandeville:

    No habit or quality is more easily acquired than hypocrisy, nor any thing sooner learned than to deny the sentiments of our hearts and the principle we act from: but the seeds of every passion are innate to us, and nobody comes into the world without them.

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