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pre·vi·ous·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. previously, antecedently(adverb)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. previously(Adverb)

    At an earlier time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Previously(adverb)

    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

How to pronounce previously?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say previously in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. International Crisis Group:

    Given that the General Assembly has previously declared international days devoted to chess, yoga and toilets it only seems fair that epidemics should have their day too.

  2. Xiaofeng Wang:

    Previously they didn't shop online, and now they have to.

  3. Susan Courtney:

    Telling people 'don't do that,' especially if they have been previously rewarded, isn't nearly as effective.

  4. Mike Pompeo:

    North Korea has previously confirmed to us its willingness to denuclearize and we are eager to see if those words prove sincere.

  5. Peter Wong:

    The residential sector has become very, very cautious and so, obviously, they're making sure that they dot their i's and cross their t's, and before it wasn't like that, i've got property on the market and I've had it on for over three months whereas previously, being a popular area, people would buy fairly quickly.

Images & Illustrations of previously

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
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