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noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 先行

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. preceding; going first; leading; going ahead; taking priority

Definition and Synonyms for 先行

Precede move ahead (of others) in time or space
Synonyms: リード, 先んじる, 先立つ, 先行, 導く, 率いる, 誘導, 連れる
Precede come before
Synonyms: 先んじる, 先んずる, 先立つ, 先行
Precede be earlier in time
Synonyms: 先んじる, 先んずる, 先立つ, 先行
Hereafter the time yet to come
Synonyms: フューチャー, 今後, 以後, , , この先, 先々, 先行, 先行き, 向後, 将来, , , , , この後, 後々, 後ろ, 後の世, 後方, 御先, 御先, 未来, 末々, 自今, 行先, 行く先, 行方
Precede go back further
Synonyms: 先んじる, 先んずる, 先立つ, 先行

Meanings for each kanji in 先行

before; ahead; previous; future; precedence Kanji Details »
going; journey Kanji Details »

Categories 先行 is a member of

Time the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
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Go change location
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Lie be located or situated somewhere
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 先行

Sample Sentences for 先行

The flash of lightning precedes the sound of thunder.
You go ahead, Tom. I'll catch up soon.

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