early





early - adjective

  • at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time
  • being or occurring at an early stage of development
  • of an early stage in the development of a language or literature
  • belonging to the distant past
  • very young
  • expected in the near future

early - adverb

  • during an early stage
  • before the usual time or the time expected
  • in good time

early - thesaurus

betimes   former   other  


View spelling list er and ear words and learn about the word early in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 11. Spelling choices for /er/ sound: er, ir, ur, ear + wor.

Scrabble score for early

e is 1 a is 1 r is 1 l is 1 y is 4
Scrabble score = 8

generated at 00:11:46 on 02-12-23

Spelling dictionary home

Try Spellzone for free

Search for a word



"Thank goodness for Spellzone during this remote learning phase. The site is easy for students to navigate independently and they're really enjoying the activities and spelling games. You get an awful lot for your money with Spellzone. Really reassuring is the very prompt response with helpdesk queries. I've very rarely needed the helpdesk, but when I have, the issue has been addressed and sorted within a very short time."

Sarah Taggart, Oasis Academy Lord's Hill