There are 2 translations of antecedent in Spanish:

antecedent1

Pronunciation: /ˌæntəˈsiːdnt; ˌæntɪˈsiːdnt/

n

  • 1.1 (precursor, forerunner) antecedente (m), precursor, -sora (m,f) 1.2 [Ling] [Math] [Phil] antecedente (m)
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    • It traces the historical antecedents to freed people's intense desire to become literate and demonstrates how the visions of enslaved African Americans emerged into plans and action once slavery ended.
    • There are literary and historical antecedents to this book, too.
    • Pundits have searched for literary antecedents to this creature.
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    • Plural pronouns with nominally singular antecedents like ‘everyone’ have been a major battlefield in the grammar wars.
    • Because they are free of antecedents, such clauses are sometimes called independent or free relative clauses.
    • He thinks the word ‘everyone’ is singular, so it can't be the antecedent of a third person plural pronoun like ‘they’ or ‘their’.
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    • Obedience to a hypothetical imperative is always obedience to the condition expressed in its antecedent.
    • If the antecedent of a conditional is false, the statement is always true!
    • ‘If lying is wrong, then he will lie,’ has an antecedent whose embedded content is the same as a statement predicating the property on which the speakers moral disapproval supervenes.

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There are 2 translations of antecedent in Spanish:

antecedent2

adj

  • antecedente, precedente events antecedent to the independence [formal] acontecimientos que antecedieron or precedieron a la independencia
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    • Hawthorne's text is studiously inscrutable about events antecedent to Hester's being branded adulteress.
    • Behaviors are directed by the antecedent stimuli that preceded them and announce the availability of a positive or negative consequence.
    • And much will depend, in this case, on all of the conditions antecedent to the initiation of combat.

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.