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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
prelude /'prelju:d/
  • danh từ
    • cái mở đầu, buổi diễn mở đầu, màn giáo đầu, sự kiện mở đầu, việc mở đầu, hành động mở đầu (bài thơ)
    • (âm nhạc) khúc dạo
    • ngoại động từ
      • mở đầu, mào đầu, giáo đầu, dùng làm mở đầu cho, giới thiệu bằng màn mở đầu, giới thiệu bằng khúc mở đầu
      • báo trước (việc gì xảy ra)
      • nội động từ
        • làm mở đầu cho
        • (âm nhạc) dạo đầu
      Concise Dictionary
      +something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows
      +music that precedes a fugue or introduces an act in an opera
      +serve as a prelude or opening to
      +play as a prelude

      Advanced English Dictionary
      + noun
      1 a short piece of music, especially an introduction to a longer piece: the prelude to Act II + J S Bach's preludes and fugues
      2 ~ (to sth) (written) an action or event that happens before another more important one and forms an introduction to it
      Collocation Dictionary


      essential, inevitable, necessary


      consider sth, see sth as


      as a ~
      events held as a prelude to the Christmas festivities
      | ~ for
      the prelude for the battles ahead
      | ~ to
      He considered the strikes a prelude to the great socialist revolution.

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