What does sometime mean?

Definitions for sometime
ˈsʌmˌtaɪmsome·time

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sometime.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. sometimeadverb

    at some indefinite or unstated time

    "let's get together sometime"; "everything has to end sometime"; "It was to be printed sometime later"

Wiktionary

  1. sometimeadverb

    At an unstated or indefinite time in the future

    I'll see you at the pub sometime this evening

  2. sometimeadverb

    sometimes

  3. sometimeadjective

    Former, erstwhile; at some previous time.

  4. sometimeadjective

    Occasional.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sometimeadverb

    Once; formerly.

    Etymology: some and time.

    What art thou that usurp’st this time of night,
    Together with that fair and warlike form,
    In which the majesty of buried Denmark
    Did sometime march? William Shakespeare, Hamlet.

    Good sometime queen, prepare thee hence for France. Sh.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sometimeadverb

    at a past time indefinitely referred to; once; formerly

  2. Sometimeadverb

    at a time undefined; once in a while; now and then; sometimes

  3. Sometimeadverb

    at one time or other hereafter; as, I will do it sometime

  4. Sometimeadjective

    having been formerly; former; late; whilom

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sometime' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4709

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sometime in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sometime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sometime in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    Sometime prior to that, probably we'll release it a little bit prior to that.

  2. Lori Tremmel Freeman:

    When you think about how The Omicron variant has the potential to double every two days, then in a couple of weeks, we're going to be facing a lot of cases of Omicron, that modeling implies that sometime in January, we will be at a different stage of recognizing Omicron, maybe as even a predominant virus. However, we still are learning about the severity, transmissibility.

  3. Sandra Hooker via AP:

    Sometime during this conversation, she Snapchatted that picture of the girls in the tub. And so they were ready—they thought.

  4. Carl Sandburg:

    Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come.

  5. Clifford Villanueva Villalon:

    Sometime ago, a group of school children just added a new logo and picture of their favorite cartoon character online. They did it again... and again. It is because of the line that reads, Upload new image/photo.

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    (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
    • A. elusive
    • B. contagious
    • C. adscripted
    • D. ambidextrous

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