Synonyms for predate


1. predate, precede, forego, forgo, antecede, antedate
usage: be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
2. precede, predate, lie
usage: come before; "Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify"
3. raven, prey, predate, forage
usage: prey on or hunt for; "These mammals predate certain eggs"
4. predate, antedate, foredate, chronologize, chronologise
usage: establish something as being earlier relative to something else
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