(In printed text) denoting a person or thing previously mentioned: the above-mentioned changes did not take place overnight
More example sentences
- Clearly, readers need to be aware of shortcomings arising from tradeoffs among the above-mentioned factors.
- By the early 1990s, the above-mentioned "structural" changes were building up to a very strong pressure toward a full-blown financial liberalization.
- The above-mentioned changes, of course, did not take place overnight.
Definition of above-mentioned in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.