Meaning of ALREADY in English

ALREADY

adverb Etymology: Middle English al redy, from al redy, adjective, wholly ready, from al all + redy ready Date: 14th century prior to a specified or implied past, present, or future time ; by this time ; previously , 2. — used as an intensive

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