erenow

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ere +‎ now

Adverb[edit]

erenow (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) Before now; prior to this point in time.
    • 1669, Dryden, John, The Conquest of Granada:
      Ah, gentle soldiers, some short time allow; My father has repented him erenow.
    • 1715, Cheyne, George, Philosophical Principles of Natural Religion, 2nd edition, page 170:
      [] wherefore, had the World Eternally been, this Science had been brought to its utmost Perfection long 'ere now.

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