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antecedent
used in A Room With A View

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Definition
something that happened previous to something else; or anything that precedes something
  • Let us put it down to his deplorable antecedents and education, if you wish.
    Chapter 7 (54% in)
  • Chapter X: Cecil as a Humourist The society out of which Cecil proposed to rescue Lucy was perhaps no very splendid affair, yet it was more splendid than her antecedents entitled her to.
    Chapter 10 (1% in)

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