когда-то

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когда́-то (kogdá-to)

N.B. — the particle -то imparts a sense of indefiniteness similar to English some. The form когда-то is usually associated with affirmatives (like sometime), while когда-нибудь is associated with questions and negatives (like anytime).
  1. once (upon a time), formerly; constructions with used to
    "Россия — страна, где когда-то жили не-фашисты"
    Russia is a country formerly inhabited by nonfascists
  2. it will be a long time before …

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