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1. pre-emption

noun. the right of a government to seize or appropriate something (as property).

Synonyms

  • legal right

Antonyms

  • center
  • liberal

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Rhymes with Pre Emption

  • redemption
  • preemption
  • exemption

2. pre-eminently

adverb. to a preeminent degree; with superiority or distinction above others; in a preeminent manner.

3. pre-eclampsia

noun. abnormal state of pregnancy characterized by hypertension and fluid retention and albuminuria; can lead to eclampsia if untreated.

Synonyms

  • preeclampsia
  • toxaemia
  • toxemia of pregnancy
  • toxaemia of pregnancy

4. pre-Socratic

adjective. before the time of Socrates.

Antonyms

  • libertarian

5. pre-Socratic

noun. any philosopher who lived before Socrates.

6. pre-existing

adjective. existing previously or before something.

Synonyms

  • preexistent
  • pre-existent
  • antecedent

Antonyms

  • descendant
  • succeeding
  • concomitant
  • attendant

7. Pre-Raphaelite

noun. a painter or writer dedicated to restoring early Renaissance ideals.

Synonyms

  • creative person

Antonyms

  • classicist

8. pre-emption

noun. the right to purchase something in advance of others.

Synonyms

  • right
  • preemptive right
  • preemption

Antonyms

  • incorrect
  • incorrectness
  • false
  • falsify

9. pre-emption

noun. a prior appropriation of something.

Synonyms

  • preemption

Antonyms

  • wrongness
  • improper

10. pre-emption

noun. the judicial principle asserting the supremacy of federal over state legislation on the same subject.

Synonyms

  • judicial doctrine
  • preemption
  • legal principle

Antonyms

  • left-handed
  • ambidextrous
  • unethical
  • evil
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