Hindi translation of 'forerunner'
forerunner /ˈfɔːrʌnə ˈफ़ॉरनअ/
Word forms: forerunners
The forerunner of something is a similar thing that existed before it and influenced its development.
This machine was the forerunner of the modern helicopter.
the forerunner of something/someone
SIMILAR WORDSprecursor, predecessor
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A little breeze had sprung up, the forerunner of the cold front which would move in behind the storm.The Dutch Blue Error
It was the forerunner to the sos call which in turn was superseded, in the days of voice radio, by the now standard Mayday call.Let Not the Deep
A feeling of pressure lay over the landscape, the forerunner of snow.LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Translation of forerunner from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary