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Before (IPA: /ˌbiˈfɔɹ/, /bɪˈfɔɹ/)


Before (prep.)

In front of; preceding in space; ahead of; as, to stand before the fire; before the house.

Before (prep.)

Preceding in time; earlier than; previously to; anterior to the time when; -- sometimes with the additional idea of purpose; in order that.

Before (prep.)

An advance of; farther onward, in place or time.

Before (prep.)

Prior or preceding in dignity, order, rank, right, or worth; rather than.

Before (prep.)

In presence or sight of; face to face with; facing.

Before (prep.)

Under the cognizance or jurisdiction of.

Before (prep.)

Open for; free of access to; in the power of.

Before (adv.)

On the fore part; in front, or in the direction of the front; -- opposed to in the rear.

Before (adv.)

In advance.

Before (adv.)

In time past; previously; already.

Before (adv.)

Earlier; sooner than; until then.

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Poem by Robert Browning

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Painting by William Hogarth

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "˜They'll be in all our houses,' I said, ˜blackies of all colours, before the century's over. The new world belongs to Asia." - Anthony Burgess

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Moments before Shazia's firing)Sir Alan Sugar:Shazia.. .Shazia Wahab: Please..." - The Apprentice (UK)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Unless all coup perpetrators) are brought before the courts, Fiji cannot put to rest the ghosts of the coup. (7 May 2005)" - Koila Nailatikau

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .from some distant memory as she stood there before you." - Charlie Sheen

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [After Yang punch Mercury in his legs, before he attack first] That what you get, you lit-"" - RWBY


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