erstwhile(a), former(a), old, onetime(a), one-time(a), quondam(a), sometime(a)(adverb)
belonging to some prior time
"erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover"
at some indefinite or unstated time
"let's get together sometime"; "everything has to end sometime"; "It was to be printed sometime later"
At an unstated or indefinite time in the future
I'll see you at the pub sometime this evening
Former, erstwhile; at some previous time.
at a past time indefinitely referred to; once; formerly
at a time undefined; once in a while; now and then; sometimes
at one time or other hereafter; as, I will do it sometime
having been formerly; former; late; whilom
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Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'sometime' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4709
The numerical value of sometime in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of sometime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You've got to stand up sometime.
Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come.
Assuming all activities go as planned, we are optimistic service can be restored sometime later this afternoon.
I don't even know if she is going to run, but if she, sometime next year I think she will make a decision and announce it.
Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit (Perhaps it will be pleasing sometime to have remembered these things, from The Aeneid)
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- κάποτε, αλλοτινός, πρώηνGreek
- al ratoSpanish
- uaireiginScottish Gaelic
- ex-, fost, cândva, anteriorRomanian
- когда́-то, когда́-нибудь, пре́жний, бы́вшийRussian
- någon gångSwedish
- коли́-небудь, коли́сьUkrainian
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