adverb or adjective \bi-ˈfr-ˌhand, bē-\

: in advance : at an earlier or previous time

Full Definition of BEFOREHAND

a :  in anticipation
b :  in advance
:  ahead of time :  early

First Known Use of BEFOREHAND

13th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: before long
Previous Word in the Dictionary: before (conjunction)
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