What does sometime mean?

Definitions for sometime
ˈsʌmˌtaɪmsome·time

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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.

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. Vesla Tonnessen:

    We always felt as kids that Prakashanand Saraswati seemed like an Indian version of Santa Claus, prakashanand Saraswati was very affectionate with everybody, and then the kids, Prakashanand Saraswati was really, like, cuddly and Prakashanand Saraswati'd give you hugs and kisses that just felt like your grandpa. But then sometime Prakashanand Saraswati kisses got weird.

  2. Wayne Kaufman:

    The Fed is setting us up for the rate hike, which is inevitable and will come sometime between now and December, stocks don't seem to be having much reaction.

  3. Jessica Levinson:

    Voters say every two years that they want somebody new in Congress, but we keep reelect incumbents, they are tough to beat. Sometime it can just be a voter looking down the ballot and seeing the word ‘representative’ next to their name.

  4. State Department:

    We have worked diligently to come as close to the goal as possible, but with the large number of documents involved and the holiday schedule we have not met the goal this month, to narrow that gap, the State Department will make another production of former Secretary Clinton’s email sometime next week.

  5. Africa Regional Director Matshidiso Moeti:

    We are hopeful that the way things are going, sometime early next year it might be possible.

Images & Illustrations of sometime

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