ahead of time
Earlier, sooner, as in The meeting was scheduled for three o'clock, but most people arrived ahead of time. [Early 1900s]
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Since the 1950s, fluoride has adapted itself to the prevailing concerns of the time.
In secret, before the referendum, the council went ahead and fluoridated the water anyway.
But give the Kingdom credit for its sense of mercy: The lashes will be administered only 50 at a time.
“I think for trans men who are dating every time they hook up they have another coming out,” Sandler said.
Bush busy engaging constituents on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate ahead of the 2004 presidential election.
It ended on a complaint that she was 'tired rather and spending my time at full length on a deck-chair in the garden.'
Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The vision—it had been an instantaneous flash after all and nothing more—had left his mind completely for the time.
About this time the famous Philippine painter, Juan Luna (vide p. 195), was released after six monthsʼ imprisonment as a suspect.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
I hate to be long at my toilette at any time; but to delay much in such a matter while travelling is folly.