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arakajime
adverb, noun or verb acting prenominally

Alternate Written Forms:

[あらかじ()·]
arakajime

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

Stroke Order Diagrams for あらかじめ

Sample Sentences for あらかじめ

Let's get things ready beforehand.
We ought to have phoned ahead and reserved a table.
Thank you for your cooperation in advance.
In the same way as Hegel, Panovsky's notion of the dialectic makes history follow a predetermined course.
Look up words in advance, before you attend a class.

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