Words I Love 69 – Erstwhile

New word…after a quiet patch!

erstwhile

ˈəːstwʌɪl/

adjective

adjective: erstwhile
  1. 1.
    former.
    “the erstwhile president of the company”
    synonyms: former, old, past, one-time, sometime, as was, ex-, late, then; More

    antonyms: present, future

adverb

archaic
adverb: erstwhile
  1. 1.
    formerly.
    “Mary Anderson, erstwhile the queen of America’s stage”
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