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Synonyms for quondam

Synonyms for quondam

belonging to some prior time

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She found it hard to make up her mind concerning this quondam acquaintance of her deceased friend.
They were no sooner gone, than Miss Squeers fulfilled the prediction of her quondam friend by giving vent to a most copious burst of tears, and uttering various dismal lamentations and incoherent words.
This quondam village, now fit to be the proud capital of any empire in the world, has started up like an enchanted palace even in the memory of living men.
9: Nomine si qua suo tandem pervenit ad aures Deyanyra tuas, quondam pulcherrima Virgo, Multorum fuit spes invidiosa procorum.
While scholarly connectivity is an old tradition, first formalized by the Royal Society of England in 1660, these are no longer quondam intermittent scholarly visits and letters.
The quondam 'Hotdog' band used to pay homage to those Jurassic contraptions with their 'Manila' song that quickly became the national anthem for jeepney drivers: 'Mga jeepney mo'y nagliliparan' or some crazy lyrics to that effect
Much of her appeal, and that of her equally tolerant family, lies in the erotic maelstrom that still troubles race relations in America, where sex between black men and white women in particular is fraught with centuries of inequality, an entire structure of enslavement and submission whose subversion, when black men dominate their quondam oppressors, generates the erotic frisson that is essential to the success of the Kardashians.
As it might have been expressed in Latin, Brexit quondam, Brexitque futurus - our once and future Brexit.
The prime minister narrated his quondam story rather than answering the allegations levelled on him in Panama Papers leaks, he said adding that the London court had given decision against Mian Sahib.
Per lo spoglio lessicale si e seguito Quondam 2013b, 1669-1815.
ut vehementer doleam me quondam in libris meis praedicasse libertatem spiritus .
In somnis, ecce, ante oculos maestissimus Hector uisus adesse mihi largosque effundere fletus, raptatus bigis ut quondam, aterque cruento puluere perque pedes traiectus lora tumentis.
Unico "chierico" del gruppo (in quanto studioso di filosofia e teologia presso i Gesuiti del Collegio Romano), l'Antoniano era anche, come scrive Quondam, "un 'politico' [.
Mantua me genuit Tartessia, debuit illa qua genitus quondam Tityrus arte potens.
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