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erstwhile


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Erstwhile  \Erst`while"\  (-hw[imac]l"),  adv 
  Till  then  or  now  heretofore;  formerly.  [Archaic] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  erstwhile 
  adj  :  belonging  to  some  prior  time;  "erstwhile  friend";  "our 
  former  glory";  "the  once  capital  of  the  state";  "her 
  quondam  lover"  [syn:  {erstwhile(a)},  {former(a)},  {once(a)}, 
  {onetime(a)},  {quondam(a)},  {sometime(a)}] 




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