Adjective "abovementioned" definition and examples

Definitions and examples


(in printed text) denoting a person or thing previously mentioned.
  1. 'Besides the above-mentioned roles, I also had the pleasure to see her shine in two other seldom performed roles in the Ruzimatov gala in St. Petersburg.'
  2. 'The material is supplied solely for the above-mentioned recording.'
  3. 'While all of the above-mentioned strategies take into account expectations for future market returns, not all of the strategies account for investment risk tolerance.'
  4. 'The above-mentioned techniques are offered as ways to assist individuals with dealing with performance anxiety.'
  5. 'The above-mentioned books by Lorenz and Gibson and Donovan offer fuller accounts of this period.'
  6. 'This two CD set of Franck's complete organ works contains all of the above-mentioned pieces.'
  7. 'Quite predictably, all the above-mentioned directors chose to make their next films in English for this wider international market.'
  8. 'Research therefore reveals that SMEs account for a significant share of output in the above-mentioned countries.'
  9. 'The above-mentioned changes, of course, did not take place overnight.'
  10. 'However, not only does empirical evidence speak sharply against this claim: the above-mentioned small countries are all wealthier than their surroundings.'


1. mentioned or written above: The role was sung by the abovementioned Mr. Phillips.

More examples(as adjective)

"rules can be abovementioned."