early days

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Synonyms for early days

an early period of development

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When I'm old and ugly I'll be the same," Betsy used to say; "but for a pretty young woman like you it's early days for that house of charity.
In the early days in Oregon they talked six hundred an' forty acres.
Now he seemed to see her in the early days of their marriage, with bare shoulders and a languid, passionate look on her face, and then immediately he saw beside her Dolokhov's handsome, insolent, hard, and mocking face as he had seen it at the banquet, and then that same face pale, quivering, and suffering, as it had been when he reeled and sank on the snow.
The spirit of clanship which was, at an early day, introduced into that kingdom, uniting the nobles and their dependants by ties equivalent to those of kindred, rendered the aristocracy a constant overmatch for the power of the monarch, till the incorporation with England subdued its fierce and ungovernable spirit, and reduced it within those rules of subordination which a more rational and more energetic system of civil polity had previously established in the latter kingdom.
Through the ragged window-curtain, the light of early day steals in from a miserable court.
After discharging his conscience on that head, he proceeded to inform them, with many rapturous expressions, of his happiness in having obtained the affection of their amiable neighbour, Miss Lucas, and then explained that it was merely with the view of enjoying her society that he had been so ready to close with their kind wish of seeing him again at Longbourn, whither he hoped to be able to return on Monday fortnight; for Lady Catherine, he added, so heartily approved his marriage, that she wished it to take place as soon as possible, which he trusted would be an unanswerable argument with his amiable Charlotte to name an early day for making him the happiest of men.
THE early days of World War Two feature in one of the new releases at cinemas this week.
The former Beatle, 75, used to down wine and beer before doing a gig, "particularly in the early days of Wings on tour".
But it's very, very early days, and it's too soon to celebrate.
THE first picture of Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill in a new film about his early days as prime minister shows the actor sporting heavy prosthetics, a bow tie and smoking a cigar.
He spoke about the early days of the Ecumenical Movement which began about 35 years ago.
Since its early days as a service, the Air Force has embraced technological advances in air and space capabilities and played an integral role as a global airpower.
If we think it's always early days, we will run out of games to recover, so early days are finished.
The Cobra rollercoaster at West |Midlands Safari Park in 1985 A camel helps out a mechanic in the early days of West Midlands Safari Park A camel helps out a mechanic in the early days of West Midlands Safari Park | Stratford Butterfly Farm owner Gareth |Ireland and environmental presenter David Bellamy at the official opening in 1985