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Meaning of "before one's time" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BEFORE ONE'S TIME

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BEFORE ONE'S TIME

beflower
beflum
befoam
befog
befogged
befogging
befool
before
before long
before the fact
before the mast
before you could say Jack Robinson
before-and-after test
before-tax
beforehand
beforetime
befortune
befoul
befouler
befoulment

WORDS THAT END LIKE BEFORE ONE'S TIME

ahead of time
all the time
at one time
at the same time
big time
from time to time
full time
in good time
in no time
in the fullness of time
in the nick of time
in time
local time
on time
once upon a time
opening time
real time
short time
summer time
the big time
time

Synonyms and antonyms of before one's time in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «before one's time» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BEFORE ONE'S TIME

Find out the translation of before one's time to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

一个人的时间之前
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

antes de su tiempo
570 millions of speakers

English

before one´s time
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक समय पहले
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قبل وقت واحد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

до своего времени
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

antes de seu tempo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আগে এক সময়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

avant son temps
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sebelum waktu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

vor , seine Zeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

自分の時間の前に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

일 의 시간 전에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sadurunge wektu
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trước khi thời gian của một người
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு காலத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या आधी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Birinin vaktinden önce
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

prima del proprio tempo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

swego czasu przed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

до свого часу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

înainte de timp unul de
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πριν από το χρόνο του
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

voordat ´n mens se tyd
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

innan sin tid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

før ens tid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of before one's time

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BEFORE ONE'S TIME»

The term «before one's time» is normally little used and occupies the 123.365 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about before one's time

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BEFORE ONE'S TIME»

Discover the use of before one's time in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to before one's time and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms ...
be similar or fully correspond: This bill doesn't agree with my calculations. ahead of one's time • before one's time ahead of one's time—(of people, new ideas, etc.) too advanced to be accepted by one's contemporaries: Men who are ahead of ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2010
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At Odds with AIDS: Thinking and Talking about a Virus
... from clinical research, Martin Dan- necker includes the following laconic explanation of "the anxiety about AIDS" homosexuals feel: "At its core, anxiety about AIDS consists of nothing but anxiety about dying before one's time" ( Dannecker [1], ...
Alexander García Düttmann, 1996
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A Collection of Confusible Phrases
be similar or fully correspond: This bill doesn't agree with my calculations. ahead of one's time before one's time ahead of one's time - (of people, new ideas, etc.) being too advanced to be accepted by one's contemporaries: Women and men ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2004
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English-Albanian Dictionary of Idioms
before one's time para kohes se vet, teper i avancuar per kohen □ Although he lived a long time ago, it is only recently that many of Robert Owens's ideas have been accepted; he was really before his time. beggar description eshte veshtire te ...
Ilo Stefanllari, 2000
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American Exposures: Photography and Community in the ...
If the discussion is death and its uncertainty, then how can a temporal attribution such as "dying before one's time" have any real meaning? What does a history getting cut off at an early age mean when one is dealing with death, which has the ...
Louis Kaplan, 2005
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Companion of Hajj
... Tawaaf-ul Wada. If a Nafl Tawaaf is performed before the return journey, even that would suffice to substitute for Tawaaf-ul Wada. However it is preferable to observe a fresh Tawaaf with a separate Niyyah (intention) right before one's time of ...
MUFTI IKRAM UL HAQ, 2014
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The Milinda Panha (Extended Annotated Edition)
This, O king, is the reason why there is such a thing as dying before one's time. 46. 'Or again, O king, it is like the brazen vessel which a man should strike. And by his striking thereof a note should be produced, and sound to the very end of the ...
Thomas William Rhys Davids, 2012
8
The Questions of King Milinda
This, O king,is the reason whythereis such athingasdying before one's time. 44. ' Or again, Oking,itis like a powerfuland deadly snake, which being angeredshould bitea man, andto him that poison,no impediment and no accident happening toit  ...
Thomas William Rhys Davids, 1925
9
The Questions Of King Milinda - Part II:
This,Oking, is the reason why thereis such athing as dying before one's time. 49. ' Andhaveyou ever heard,O king, of a crop thathad grown, and was bent down by the weight of thegrains of corn, the earshaving duly formed , whena socalled ...
T. W. Rhys Davids, 2014
10
Calcutta-Eilenburg-Chinatown
a druggist i called said that thing about coughing blood could be a good sign, too. but lets assume i would die now. it can happen any time, quite unexpected and suddenly and "before one's time", and that in itself is an irritating expression, ...
Else Buschheuer, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BEFORE ONE'S TIME»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term before one's time is used in the context of the following news items.
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A lesson from Charlie's old cement mixer
At some point, an object that is before one's time becomes second-hand value. Children gathered around Charlie's contraption and watched ... «Athens Messenger, Jun 15»
2
5 Luxurious Things To Do in Bangkok
The objective is to catch the criminal before one's time runs out. English-speaking mysteries are offered, and participants can get hints when ... «TravelPulse, Apr 15»
3
Crazy little thing called 'football'
Paul Gascoigne gave us all a lesson in how to grow old disgracefully, and many years before one's time. Eric Cantona inspired millions of kids ... «MaltaToday, Jan 15»
4
Rundle: in MH17, the death of meaning from the meaninglessness …
But even Jane Austin knew that it was attention grabbing to die before one's time. She noted that a young person who does something ... «Crikey, Jul 14»
5
COMBATTING THE “LONGER LIFE WILL SLOW PROGRESS …
Thus, one of the impediments preventing us from seeing death at 100 as a tragedy, as dying before one's time, will be put to rest as well. «h+ Magazine, Aug 13»
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This San Antonio Spurs fan has Manu Ginobili's face shaved into his …
No need to add a signature bald spot where one needn't be before one's time comes.) Given this new information, let us now briefly update one ... «Yahoo! Sports, Jun 13»
7
Doctor, what would you do if you were me?
Consider Pill B, which reduces a blood chemical associated with damage in many body organs and with death before one's time. Scientific ... «Yahoo! News, Apr 13»
8
Shovavim and the Secret of Good Health and Happiness
... reciting “Tikunim” and Tehillim, is considered a “Tikun Karet,” an atonement that nullifies a decree of excision (being cut off before one's time), ... «The Jewish Press, Jan 13»
9
Laurie Penny: The smoking ban shows the best way to deal with …
... could kid themselves that it was anything but a way of bartering present pleasure against the possibility of choking to death before one's time. «The Independent, Jul 12»
10
San Francisco Professor: Call Your Mother, Talk About Incontinence
Understandably, however, women see the situation as indicative of being old before one's time. One of Brown's none-too-aged patients ... «SF Weekly, Sep 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Before one's time [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/before-ones-time>. Nov 2019 ».
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