Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Spanish translation of “precede”

precede

verb /priˈsiːd/
to go, happen etc before She preceded him into the room. precedence /ˈpresidəns/ noun (the right of) going before in order of importance etc This matter is urgent and should be given precedence over others at the moment. precedent /ˈpresidənt/ noun a past action, especially a legal decision, which may act as a guide or rule in the future a legal precedent. preceding adjective on the preceding page.
(Definition of precede from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “precede” in English

Translations of “precede” in other languages

Word of the Day

limber up

to do gentle exercises to stretch the muscles in order to prepare the body for more active physical exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More