Meaning of “aforementioned” in the English Dictionary

"aforementioned" in British English

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aforementionedadjective [ before noun ]

uk /əˈfɔːˌmen.ʃənd/ us /əˈfɔːrˌmen.ʃənd/ also aforesaid, uk /əˈfɔː.sed/ us /-ˈfɔːr-/ formal

mentioned earlier:

The aforementioned Mr Parkes then entered the cinema.

aforementionednoun

uk /əˈfɔːˌmen.ʃənd/ us /əˈfɔːrˌmen.ʃənd/ also aforesaid formal
the aforementioned

the person or people mentioned earlier:

The aforementioned was/were seen waiting outside the building.

(Definition of “aforementioned” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aforementioned" in Business English

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aforementionedadjective [ before noun ]

uk /əˈfɔːˌmenʃənd/ us also aforesaid formal

written in an earlier sentence or page:

The information sent in the aforementioned e-mail is not to be used for publication.

(Definition of “aforementioned” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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