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I think I’ve been using the word “preemptive” wrong
1 year ago | Tags:
like 'earlier than expected'?!
i tried looking up preemptory and like a million other similar words and idk what's what anymore
To preempt someone is to do something before they can. Like, “I preemptively bitchslapped him before he could say something dumb” to use an awkward pre-caffeine example. Sounds like you’re fine.
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