beforehand
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beforehand(
bih
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fawr
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hahnd
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in advance)
a. de antemano
I know that you're excited about executing the project, but we have to do some planning beforehand.Sé que estás entusiasmado por llevar el proyecto a cabo, pero hay que planificar un poco de antemano.
b. con antelación
Look both ways beforehand when you cross the street.Mira a ambos lados con antelación cuando cruzas la calle.
c. con anticipación
My friends accused me of cheating on the test, saying that I knew the answers beforehand.Mis amigos me acusaron de hacer trampas en el examen, diciendo que sabía las respuestas con anticipación.
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beforehand
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in advance)
a. de antemano
two hours beforehandcon dos horas de antelación, dos horas antes
I must tell you beforehand that…debo prevenirte de que…
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beforehand [bɪˈfɔːhænd]
adverb
de antemano; con antelación
you must tell me beforehand to make preparations well beforehand How could she tell beforehand that I was going to go out? Saunas can be hazardous if misused. Avoid a big meal beforehand
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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