previousadjective [ before noun ]uk /ˈpriː.vi.əs/ us /ˈpriː.vi.əs/
- He took over from the previous headmaster in February.
- Sales this year exceeded the total for the two previous years.
- I'd just like to comment on what your previous caller was saying.
- He has a long record of previous convictions for similar offences.
- Her previous secretary only lasted a month.