Definitions For Antecedently


  • At an earlier time or formerly


  • A word or phrase that is represented by another word (such as a pronoun)
  • Something that came before something else and may have influenced or caused it
  • The people in a family who lived in past times
  • Earlier in time

Is Antecedently a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Antecedently is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Antecedently in a Sentence

  • “John” is the antecedent of the pronoun “him” in “Mary saw John and thanked him.”
  • What are the antecedents of the American Revolutionary War?
  • I'd like to follow up on an antecedent question from another reporter.

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Antonyms for Antecedently

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