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Adjective
Having previously been a particular thing
“One former team-mate was caught and exposed by the tabloids for having an affair.”
Adjective
Of or occurring in the past
“The team that starred at World Cup 02 are a shadow of their former selves and won't be in Germany this summer.”
Adjective
Denoting the first or first mentioned of two people or things
“Psychologist Bob Altemeyer of the University of Manitoba subscribes to the former view.”
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Out of date, old-fashioned, antiquated
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Existing in or as part of a tradition
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Having left one's job and ceased to work
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Completely new, clean, and pure
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No longer alive, dead
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Comparative for of, or at, the front
Adverb
An at earlier time
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Adverb
At some unspecified or unknown time
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