sometime

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sometime (not comparable)

  1. (US) At an unstated or indefinite time in the future
    I'll see you at the pub sometime this evening
  2. (obsolete) sometimes
  3. (obsolete) At a past time indefinitely referred to; once; formerly.
    • Shakespeare
      Did they not sometime cry "All hail" to me?

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sometime (not comparable)

  1. Former, erstwhile; at some previous time.
    my sometime friend and mentor
    Our sometime sister, now our queen. — Shakespeare.
    Ion, our sometime darling, whom we prized. — Talfourd.
  2. Occasional.

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