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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Having been formerly.

Usage examples (24)
  • Adjective : his quondam partner
  • Akiva replied by making himself known as his quondam servant and rejected son-in-law.
  • And finally, Mr Norton terms his quondam counsel and referee –
  • Dan recalled his quondam chief's occasional flings at Allen, whom the senator from Fraser had regarded as a spoiled and erratic but innocuous trifler. for more
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