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Synonyms for pre-existing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. preexistent, pre-existent, preexisting, pre-existing(adj)

    existing previously or before something

    "variations on pre-existent musical themes"

    preexisting, preexistent, pre-existent


Editors Contribution

  1. pre-made

    something that already exists

    we discovered the plans weren't original, they were pre-existing

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pre-existing":

    preexisting, existing, previous

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  1. Chad Readler:

    A vote to confirm Chad Readler is very simply an endorsement of the law suit to eliminate pre-existing conditions.

  2. Shak Hill:

    She has lied to us, our family lost our insurance and my wife has a pre-existing condition. She’s a cancer survivor. So when Barbara voted to keep ObamaCare, it was a moral failure.

  3. Ken Duckworth:

    If you're a state policy director, if you're a mental health commissioner, if you run a health plan, you need to know this information. There's a whole subset of people -- caregivers, people with pre-existing conditions, people of color, essential workers -- these people are going to need mental health support, this is part of the human experience here that's happening to your fellow Americans.

  4. Timothy Jost:

    The DOJ agrees with Texas that the individual mandate is unconstitutional once the tax penalty was zeroed out, and if The DOJ is struck down, the guaranteed issue and community ratings provisions go with The DOJ, in other words, people can once again be denied insurance because of pre-existing conditions or be charged more.

  5. Larry Levitt:

    Senator Gardner's bill includes a number of the Affordable Care Act's consumer protections, but one big one it leaves out is the requirement that insurers guarantee coverage to anyone, including people with pre-existing conditions, without that requirement, insurers could simply turn down people with pre-existing conditions who apply, which they commonly did in the individual insurance market before the ACA went into effect.

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