Portuguese translation of 'forerunner'
precursor(a) m, f
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An early forerunner of the electric, it looks like a Spanish guitar with a saucepan lid fitted into the top.The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
She was my first mount for what was the forerunner of today 's mighty Godolphin operation.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
It's the forerunner of the modern music video.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: forerunner NOUN
If you describe a person or thing as the forerunner of someone or something similar, you mean they existed before them and were a sign of what was going to happen.
...a machine which, in some respects, was the forerunner of the modern helicopter.
Translation of forerunner from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary