abovementioned

[ uh-buhv-men-shuh nd ]
/ əˈbʌvˌmɛn ʃənd /
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adjective

mentioned or written above: The role was sung by the abovementioned Mr. Phillips.

Nearby words

  1. above the law,
  2. above the line,
  3. above-the-line,
  4. aboveboard,
  5. aboveground,
  6. abp,
  7. abp.,
  8. abr,
  9. abr.,
  10. abracadabra

Origin of abovementioned

First recorded in 1700–10; above + mention + -ed2

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Word Origin and History for abovementioned

abovementioned

adj.

1707, from above and past tense of mention. Above-named is recorded from c.1600.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper