Definition of prefiguratively in English:

prefiguratively

adverb

  • In a prefigurative manner; by way of prefiguration.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Richard Hooker (1554–1600), theologian and philosopher. From prefigurative + -ly.

Pronunciation

prefiguratively

/priːˈfɪɡ(ə)rətɪvli//priːˈfɪɡjʊrətɪvli/