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Synonyms of early in English:


  • 1 early copies of the book
    advance, forward;
    initial, preliminary, first;
    pilot, trial
    [Antonyms] late
  • 3 early man
    literary of yore
    [Antonyms] modern
  • 4 an early official statement
    prompt, timely, quick, speedy, rapid, fast
    [Antonyms] overdue
  • adverb

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  • 1 Rachel has to get up early
    in the early morning;
    at dawn, at daybreak, at first light
    [Antonyms] late
  • 2 they hoped to leave school early
    before the usual time;
    literary betimes
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