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American English: /prəˈsid/
British English: /prɪˈsiːd/

Translation of precede in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (in time, space)
    preceder a
    anteceder a
    in the months preceding the invasion
    en los meses que precedieron or antecedieron a la invasión
    dismissal must be preceded by a warning
    el despido debe ir precedido de un aviso
    the King was preceded by his courtiers
    el rey iba precedido de sus cortesanos
    Example sentences
    • Elections are won and lost not in the four weeks of campaigning but in the long battle of ideas that precedes them.
    • There was no mention in the evidence of any explosion preceding this observation.
    • One witness reported hearing an explosion precede the fire.
    Example sentences
    • From there it goes into the long samurai history, each chapter preceded with a page of settings and players to fully set the scene.
    • Still, I drew it on the page immediately preceding the most killer page in the whole book.
    • The specification proper is preceded by a three page End User License Agreement, in small type.
  • 2 (outrank)
    tener prioridad or precedencia sobre

intransitive verb

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