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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?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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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. Stefan Wittmann:

    There will be considerably more branch closures and more job losses than previously announced.

  2. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble:

    This government has done nothing since it came into office, it has only reversed measures. It reneged on previously agreed commitments. It negotiated and negotiated. We don't know if the Greek government is going to hold a referendum or not, whether it is for or against it. You can't in all honesty expect us to talk with them in a situation like this. We need to wait to see what happens in Greece.

  3. National Hockey League:

    The Supreme Court's decision today paves the way to an entirely different landscape - one in which we have not previously operated.

  4. Zhang Chen:

    Today's fall was more savage than we had expected. Investors were panicking, the market had gained so much previously, so I think there's an inherent need for a correction.

  5. Jason Lipshutz:

    One of the byproducts of expanding the categories is that listeners might be introduced to songs and artists and albums that they might not have previously checked out, we've seen that in the past with the Grammys, where you have a kind of out of nowhere album of the year nomination.

Images & Illustrations of previously

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