Cite
 

Synonyms for predate

Verb

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
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: predate (Dictionary)

 

Related Content

Synonyms Index