Meaning of preexisting in English
Definitions1. existing previously or before something
- « variations on pre-existent musical themes »
- « A lot of people just go to movies that feed into their preexisting and not so noble needs and desires: They just go to action pictures, and things like that. » Roger Ebert
- « The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to 'create' rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting. » William J. Brennan, Jr.