American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A literary, dramatic, or cinematic work whose narrative takes place before that of a preexisting work or a sequel.
- n. narratology In a series of works, an installment that is set chronologically before its predecessor, especially the original narrative or (perhaps improper usage) any narrative work with at least one sequel.
- Patterned after sequel using pre- ("before"). (Wiktionary)
- pre- + (se)quel. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“I happen to think that the prequel is a great ideal, just because Will Smith, will be in it.”
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“The first thing I must admit about Caprica, the Battlestar Galactica prequel, is that I did not want to watch it at all.”
“It looks like this prequel is going to continue that exploration, but pump it up a notch.”
“But you are absolutely correct, they cancelled it just when it was starting to deliver on what a prequel is supposed to do, fill in missing pieces of history.”
“Duel of the Fates, from the first prequel, is awe-inspiring music, even without a movie playing along with it.”
“This prequel is neither Enterprise, nor The Phantom Menace.”
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