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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - At a previous time.

Usage examples (34)
  • erstwhile friend
  • I called my erstwhile visitor and told him I was going after them.
  • Quickly she called her erstwhile boyfriend Danny and warned him that the guy he found suspicious was now at another casino.
  • Definition of 'erstwhile' - I thought it meant strong and steadfast, instead it means former. for more
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