beforehand definition

  • adverb:
    • In anticipation.
    • beforehand; early.
    • At an earlier or preceding time.
    • In a state of expectation ore preoccupation; ahead of time; -- usually followed by with.
    • by means of planning, or initial; previously; aforetime.
    • in advance; in expectation
    • In anticipation.
    • ahead of time; early.
    • At an early on or preceding time.
    • In a state of anticipation ore preoccupation; in advance; -- frequently followed by with.
    • By way of preparation, or initial; previously; aforetime.
    • beforehand; in anticipation
  • adjective:
    • In comfortable situations in regards to residential property; forehanded.
    • In comfortable circumstances as regards residential property; forehanded.
    • becoming in advance or need
    • In comfortable conditions as regards residential property; forehanded.
    • In comfortable situations in regards to property; forehanded.
    • becoming beforehand or need
  • others:
    • In anticipation; in advance.
    • Before there was time for anything to be achieved; before something is completed.
    • To be beforehand with, to anticipate; maintain advance of; be ready or prepared for.
    • In great pecuniary conditions; having enough to fulfill your obligations the other over; forehanded: because, “rich and much beforehand,”
    • In expectation; ahead of time.
    • Before there is time for anything to be done; before such a thing is done.
    • is beforehand with, to anticipate; be in advance of; be prepared or ready for.
    • In good pecuniary circumstances; having enough to meet an individual's obligations and something over; forehanded: since, “rich and much first,”

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