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- adv. At an earlier time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Beforehand; antecedently.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In time preceding; antecedently; beforehand: often followed by to.
- Synonyms Formerly, Previously. See formerly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. at an earlier time or formerly
previous + -ly (Wiktionary)