already already  /ɔl ˈrɛ di/


  • (adv) prior to a specified or implied time


  1. McCain has already been forced to denounce several instances of some of these efforts.
  2. One is already doomed to die in infancy.
  3. Iraq has already seen one genocide in recent decades: Saddam Hussein stands accused of attempting to exterminate Kurds, the third largest group in the country.


  1. Winterizing: The McCarren Park tennis courts already...

    The McCarren Park tennis courts already got swank-ified with the addition of an Adidas-branded windscreen along Bedford Avenue. Now they're getting heated, lit domes so that the courts will be usable year-round. The domes should arrive in October and will...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

  2. New Britain man already held on robbery charges gets arrested again

    NEW BRITAIN — A city man already in custody on charges he robbed a Dunkin’ Donuts at gunpoint in April was arrested again Monday in connection with two more armed heists, both at the Family Dollar Store on Allen Street.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The New Britain Herald

  3. Edward Maye-- already serving term for bank robbery --charged with 2nd one

    A man who's already in prison for a violent bank robbery in Lehigh County is facing new charges for a similar crime. Prosecutors say 34-year-old Edward Maye robbed the Lafayette Ambassador Bank at 402 State Ave. in Emmaus at gunpoint back in December of 2010. Officials say Maye and two other men robbed the KNBT bank at 235 Main St. in Emmaus later that same month. During that robbery police say ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey


  1. "It puts pressure on already hard-strapped state and local budgets. It makes it difficult for people here illegally to report crimes - driving a wedge between communities and law enforcement, making our streets more dangerous and the jobs of our...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Phoenix Business Journal

  2. "Certainly a major focus of the discussion will be around the progress that's been made so far in the proximity talks and the opportunity to make the transition into direct talks," said White House adviser Dan Shapiro. "We feel that already...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Daniel Source: AFP

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propriety propriety
/prə ˈpraɪ ə ti /