Arrived at the meeting a few minutes early.
An example of early is the first act of a five act performance; an early act.
An example of early is prehistoric humans; early humans.
An example of early is showing up to a dinner party fifteen minutes before it starts.
In the early morning; scored two runs in the early innings.
An early spring; an early retirement.
An early variety of tomato.
Hoped for an early end to the negotiations.
The early inhabitants of the British Isles.
An early form of life; an early computer.
Decided very early to go into medicine.
A rose that was cultivated to bloom early.
Departed early in the day; scored important victories early in the campaign.
She never used to get up so early.