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EN[bɪˈfɔː] [bɪˈfɔɹ] [bɪˈfo(ː)ɹ] [bɪˈfoə] [-ɔː(ɹ)]
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    Definition of before in English Dictionary

  • Adverb
    1. At an earlier time.
      1. All this was extraordinarily distasteful to Churchill. It was ugly, gross. Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connexion—or rather as a transition from the subject that started their conversation—such talk had been distressingly out of place.
    2. In advance.
      1. At the front end.
      2. Konjunktion
        1. in advance of the time when.
          1. INF rather or sooner than.
          2. Präposition
            1. Earlier than (in time).
              1. I want this done before Monday. ‎
            2. In front of in space.
              1. He stood before me. ‎
              2. We sat before the fire to warm ourselves. ‎
            3. In the presence of.
              1. He performed before the troops in North Africa.
              2. He spoke before a joint session of Congress.
            4. Under consideration, judgment, authority of (someone).
              1. The case laid before the panel aroused nothing but ridicule. ‎
            5. In store for, in the future of (someone).
              1. In front of, according to a formal system of ordering items.
                1. In alphabetical order, "cat" comes before "dog", "canine" before feline". ‎
              2. At a higher or greater position in a ranking.
                1. An entrepreneur puts market share and profit before quality, an amateur intrinsic qualities before economical considerations. ‎
            6. Mehr Beispiele
              1. Wird in der Mitte des Satzes verwendet
                • They had put many hundreds of hours into the project before it was deep-sixed by management.
                • The immortalized DFCs (iDFCs) exhibit higher proliferate activity, which can be reversed to its original level before immortalization when deimmortalized by FLP recombinase.
                • As Bent pulled away to the far post, Agbonlahor opted to go it alone, motoring past Gary Caldwell before unleashing a shot into the roof of the net.
              2. Zu Beginn des Satzes verwendet
                • Before his own elevation to an earldom, Disraeli's wife was created Viscountess Beaconsfield by Queen Victoria.
                • Before the dore sat selfe-consuming Care, / Day and night keeping wary watch and ward, / For feare least Force or Fraud should vnaware / Breake in [ …]
                • Before your jottering finger could find the trigger, the hilt would dirl on your breast-bane.
              3. In der Endung des Satzes verwendet
                • I was not born yesterday, you know. I have done this before!
                • So I think I’ve learned to overcommunicate in a way that I never did before.
                • The next morning he much regretted the gusto with which he had wassailed the night before.
            • Wortart Hierarchie
              1. Adverbien
                • Konjunktiv Adverbien
                  • Sequence Adverbien
                  • Unver Adverbien
                  • Konjunktionen
                    • Präpositionen
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                    Source: Wiktionary
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                    Meaning of before for the defined word.

                    Grammatisch, dieses wort "before" ist ein adverbien, genauer gesagt, ein konjunktiv adverbien und ein unver adverbien. Es ist auch ein konjunktionen. Es ist auch ein präpositionen.
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