Examples of prequel in a Sentence
His next film will be a prequel to last year's hit movie.
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Set three years before Harry is born, the prequel follows James Potter, the boy wizard’s dad, and his buddy Sirius Black.
The highly coveted prequel reportedly launched a bidding war among Netflix, Hulu and Apple.
Those prequels had indoctrinated an entirely new generation of fans, while rejuvenating the ones who had loved it for decades.
Co-executive producer Bryan Cogman is writing a potential prequel series.
As previously reported, five GoT prequel series are being developed with hopes to air after the drama's eighth and final season.
But all of the other Bosman deals were just the prequel.
As a prequel, Discovery is heading toward an end that fans already know -- the world that exists at the beginning of the original series.
Instead, in La Belle Sauvage, Pullman has shrunk the canvas to present readers with a book that, despite being set over a decade before His Dark Materials, is less a prequel than a companion volume.
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Origin and Etymology of prequel
First Known Use: 1958See Words from the same year
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