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ˈbaɪˌgɔn, -ˌgɒnby·gone

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bygone, water under the bridge(adj)

    past events to be put aside

    "let bygones be bygones"

  2. bygone, bypast, departed, foregone, gone(adj)

    well in the past; former

    "bygone days"; "dreams of foregone times"; "sweet memories of gone summers"; "relics of a departed era"


  1. bygone(Noun)

    A person or occurrence that took place in the past.

  2. bygone(Adjective)

    Having been or happened in the far past.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bygone(adj)

    past; gone by

  2. Bygone(noun)

    something gone by or past; a past event

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bygone in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bygone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of bygone in a Sentence

  1. Yiddish Proverb:

    Bygone troubles are a pleasure to talk about.

  2. Dejan Stojanovic:

    When the long bygone Lee Po wanted to say something, he could do it with only a few words.

  3. France Hungary:

    I am not surprised by the performance or the result, we had a very good history in the 1950s and 60s but this is a bygone era and I want to talk about this team.

  4. David Mamet:

    The Oscars demonstrate the will of the people to control and judge those they have elected to stand above them (much, perhaps, as in bygone days, an election celebrated the same).

  5. Gerard Cassidy:

    These are portfolios of a bygone era that were very, very painful for the banks, they are not plain vanilla portfolios, which means they are more costly to manage. It may just not be worth the headache.

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