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adjective formal prior pronunciation in British English /ˈpraɪə(r)/

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  1. happening, existing, or done before a particular time
    prior notice/warning/consultation etc: Illegally parked cars may be removed at any time without prior notice.
    a prior arrangement/engagement: I’m afraid I won’t be able to come. I’ve got a prior engagement.
    prior knowledge/experience: students with no prior knowledge of the target language



a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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