Translation of "precede" - English-Spanish dictionary

precede

verb uk /prɪˈsiːd/

A to be or go before something or someone in time or space

preceder a, anteceder a
Kofi Annan preceded Ban Ki-moon as the Secretary-General of the UN.
It would be helpful if you were to precede the report with an introduction.

(Translation of “precede” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

precede

verb /priˈsiːd/

to go, happen etc before

preceder, anteceder
She preceded him into the room.
precedence /ˈpresidəns/ noun

(the right of) going before in order of importance etc

precedencia, prioridad
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

precedente
a legal precedent.
preceding adjective

precedente, anterior
The diagram is on the preceding page.

(Translation of “precede” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)