pred

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See also: před, pred-, Pred., and před-

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

pred (plural preds)

  1. (informal, among vorarephiles) Abbreviation of predator.
    • 1999, "Kevin Alexander Cosmic", Vikki and the Rat (on newsgroup alt.fan.vore)
      Well, I've found it useful to befriend other preds, rather than rebel against them.
    • 2001, "Xip", FUR:Shasta! (on newsgroup fur.artwork.erotica)
      Non-consentual[sic] is the easy one, eating somebody whether they like it or not, killing them is not necessarily a requirement, and in fact their squirming on the way down may be pleasure to the pred.
  2. (informal) Abbreviation of predicate.
  3. (informal) Abbreviation of predefinition.

Adjective[edit]

pred (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Abbreviation of predefined.

Anagrams[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *perdъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

prȅd (Cyrillic spelling пре̏д)

  1. (with accusative) in front of, to the front of (with change of position, answering the question kùda)
    s(j)ȅdni prȅda mesit in front of me
  2. (with accusative) just before, shortly before (of occurrence, answering the question kȁd)
    prȅd rȁtjust before the war
  3. (with instrumental) before, in front of (without change of position, answering the question gdjȅ/gdȅ)
    s(j)ȅdim prȅd kȕćōmI'm sitting in front of the house
  4. (with instrumental, figuratively) in face of, facing

Usage notes[edit]

The alternative form prȅda occurs before the enclitic forms of the personal pronoun:

prȅda me
prȅda te
prȅda se
prȅda nj
prȅda mnōm

Related terms[edit]

  1. ispred

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *perdъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pred

  1. (with accusative) before, in front of (motion to)
  2. (with locative) before, in front of (stationary)
  3. (with locative) before, previous to (in time)