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tardily, belatedly, late
adv. later than usual or than expected; "the train arrived late"; "we awoke late"; "the children came late to school"; "notice came so tardily that we almost missed the deadline"; "I belatedly wished her a happy birthday"
of late, latterly, lately, late, recently
adv. in the recent past; "he was in Paris recently"; "lately the rules have been enforced"; "as late as yesterday she was fine"; "feeling better of late"; "the spelling was first affected, but latterly the meaning also"
late
adv. at an advanced age or stage; "she married late"; "undertook the project late in her career"
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late
adj. having died recently; "her late husband"
late
adj. being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time; "late evening"; "late 18th century"; "a late movie"; "took a late flight"; "had a late breakfast"
later, late
adj. at or toward an end or late period or stage of development; "the late phase of feudalism"; "a later symptom of the disease"; "later medical science could have saved the child"
late
adj. of a later stage in the development of a language or literature; used especially of dead languages; "Late Greek"
previous, late, former
adj. (used especially of persons) of the immediate past; "the former president"; "our late President is still very active"; "the previous occupant of the White House"
tardy, late, belated
adj. after the expected or usual time; delayed; "a belated birthday card"; "I'm late for the plane"; "the train is late"; "tardy children are sent to the principal"; "always tardy in making dental appointments"
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prior, anterior
adj. earlier in time
preceding
adj. existing or coming before
precedent
adj. preceding in time, order, or significance
anterior
adj. of or near the head end or toward the front plane of a body
back
adj. related to or located at the back; "the back yard"; "the back entrance"
behind
adj. having the lower score or lagging position in a contest; "behind by two points"; "the 8th inning found the home team trailing"
back
adj. of an earlier date; "back issues of the magazine"
back
adj. of an earlier date; "back issues of the magazine"
primaeval, primordial, primeval, primal, aboriginal
adj. having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or original stage or state; "aboriginal forests"; "primal eras before the appearance of life on earth"; "the forest primeval"; "primordial matter"; "primordial forms of life"
previous, premature
adj. too soon or too hasty; "our condemnation of him was a bit previous"; "a premature judgment"
late
adj. being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time; "late evening"; "late 18th century"; "a late movie"; "took a late flight"; "had a late breakfast"
in arrears, overdue, delinquent
adj. past due; not paid at the scheduled time; "an overdue installment"; "a delinquent account"
delayed
adj. not as far along as normal in development
delayed
adj. not as far along as normal in development
slow
adj. (used of timepieces) indicating a time earlier than the correct time; "the clock is slow"
retiring, preceding, past
adj. of a person who has held and relinquished a position or office; "a retiring member of the board"
new
adj. unfamiliar; "new experiences"; "experiences new to him"; "errors of someone new to the job"
novel, new, fresh
adj. original and of a kind not seen before; "the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem"
new, newfangled
adj. (of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new; "newfangled ideas"; "she buys all these new-fangled machines and never uses them"
past
adj. earlier than the present time; no longer current; "time past"; "his youth is past"; "this past Thursday"; "the past year"
previous, late, former
adj. (used especially of persons) of the immediate past; "the former president"; "our late President is still very active"; "the previous occupant of the White House"
immediate
adj. of the present time and place; "the immediate revisions"
behindhand
adj. behind schedule; "was behindhand with the rent"
before, earlier
adv. earlier in time; previously; "I had known her before"; "as I said before"; "he called me the day before but your call had come even earlier"; "her parents had died four years earlier"; "I mentioned that problem earlier"
currently, presently
adv. at this time or period; now; "he is presently our ambassador to the United Nations"; "currently they live in Connecticut"
new, fresh, freshly, newly
adv. very recently; "they are newly married"; "newly raised objections"; "a newly arranged hairdo"; "grass new washed by the rain"; "a freshly cleaned floor"; "we are fresh out of tomatoes"
by, past
adv. so as to pass a given point; "every hour a train goes past"
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cold
adj. lacking the warmth of life; "cold in his grave"
exsanguinous, exsanguine, bloodless
adj. destitute of blood or apparently so; "the bloodless carcass of my Hector sold"- John Dryden
deathly, deathlike
adj. having the physical appearance of death; "a deathly pallor"
defunct
adj. having ceased to exist or live; "the will of a defunct aunt"; "a defunct Indian tribe"
doomed
adj. marked for certain death; "the black spot told the old sailor he was doomed"
exanimate, lifeless
adj. deprived of life; no longer living; "a lifeless body"
lifeless
adj. not having the capacity to support life; "a lifeless planet"
murdered
adj. killed unlawfully; "the murdered woman"; "lay a wreath on murdered Lincoln's bier"
slain
adj. killed; `slain' is formal or literary as in "slain warriors"; "a picture of St. George and the slain dragon"
obsolete
adj. no longer in use; "obsolete words"
stillborn
adj. (of newborn infant) showing no signs of life at birth; not liveborn; "a stillborn baby"
stone-dead
adj. as lifeless as a stone
modern
adj. belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages; "modern art"; "modern furniture"; "modern history"; "totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric"
agone, ago
adj. gone by; or in the past; "two years ago"; "`agone' is an archaic word for `ago'"
ancient
adj. belonging to times long past especially of the historical period before the fall of the Western Roman Empire; "ancient history"; "ancient civilizations such as those of the Etruscans and Sumerians"; "ancient Greece"
bypast, gone, foregone, departed, bygone
adj. well in the past; former; "bygone days"; "dreams of foregone times"; "sweet memories of gone summers"; "relics of a departed era"
medieval, knightly, chivalric
adj. characteristic of the time of chivalry and knighthood in the Middle Ages; "chivalric rites"; "the knightly years"
earliest, earlier
adj. (comparative and superlative of `early') more early than; most early; "a fashion popular in earlier times"; "his earlier work reflects the influence of his teacher"; "Verdi's earliest and most raucous opera"
former, early, other
adj. of the distant past: "the early inhabitants of Europe"; "former generations"; "in other times"
sometime, quondam, one-time, onetime, former, erstwhile, old
adj. belonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
ex
adj. (combining form) former: "an ex-president"
historical, historic
adj. belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past; "historic victories"; "historical (or historic) times"; "a historical character"
last
adj. immediately past; "last Thursday"; "the last chapter we read"
old
adj. belonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
olden
adj. long past; "olden days"
other
adj. recently past; "the other evening"
prehistorical, prehistoric
adj. belonging to or existing in times before recorded history; "prehistoric settlements"; "prehistoric peoples"
then
adj. at a specific prior time; "the then president"
ult, ultimo
adj. in or of the month preceding the present one; "your letter received on the 29th ult"
behindhand
adj. behind schedule; "was behindhand with the rent"
dilatory, laggard
adj. inclined to waste time and lag behind
last-minute
adj. just before a deadline; at the last minute; "last-minute arrangements"
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early
adj. at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time; "early morning"; "an early warning"; "early diagnosis"; "an early death"; "took early retirement"; "an early spring"; "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"
middle
adj. between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the middle years"; "in his middle thirties"
early
adj. being or occurring at an early stage of development; "in an early stage"; "early forms of life"; "early man"; "an early computer"
early
adj. being or occurring at an early stage of development; "in an early stage"; "early forms of life"; "early man"; "an early computer"
early
adj. of an early stage in the development of a language or literature; "the Early Hebrew alphabetical script is that used mainly from the 11th to the 6th centuries B.C."; "Early Modern English is represented in documents printed from 1476 to 1700"
middle
adj. of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages; "Middle English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500"; "Middle Gaelic"
present
adj. temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration; "the present leader"; "articles for present use"; "the present topic"; "the present system"; "present observations"
future
adj. yet to be or coming; "some future historian will evaluate him"
punctual
adj. acting or arriving or performed exactly at the time appointed; "she expected guests to be punctual at meals"; "he is not a particularly punctual person"; "punctual payment"
living
adj. true to life; lifelike; "the living image of her mother"
too soon, ahead of time, early
adv. before the usual time or the time expected; "she graduated early"; "the house was completed ahead of time"
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