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adverb, noun or verb acting prenominally

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English Meaning(s) for あらかじめ

adverb, noun or verb acting prenominally
  1. beforehand; in advance; previously

Definition and Synonyms for あらかじめ

Previously at an earlier time or formerly
Synonyms: かねて, かねる, あらかじめ, 以前, 先に, 先に, 先立つ, 先立って, 前に, 前もって
Ahead ahead of time
Synonyms: かねて, かねる, あらかじめ, お先に, 先立つ, 先立って, 前に, 前もって
Ahead in anticipation
Synonyms: かねて, かねる, あらかじめ, お先に, 先立つ, 先立って, 前に, 前もって

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Sample Sentences for あらかじめ

I want him to be informed about that in advance.
We should have phoned ahead and reserved a table.
You had better ask him in advance how much it will cost.
You should have telephoned in advance.
In the same way as Hegel, Panovsky's notion of the dialectic makes history follow a predetermined course.

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