bygone time

  • 1 bygone — [adj] in the past ancient, antiquated, archaic, belated, dated, dead, defunct, departed, down memory lane*, erstwhile, extinct, forgotten, former, gone, gone by, in oblivion, late, lost, of old, of yore, olden, oldfangled, oldfashioned, old time …

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  • 2 bygone — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ belonging to an earlier time. ● let bygones be bygones Cf. ↑let bygones be bygones …

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  • 3 bygone — [[t]ba͟ɪgɒn, AM gɔːn[/t]] bygones 1) ADJ: ADJ n Bygone means happening or existing a very long time ago. The book recalls other memories of a bygone age. ...bygone generations. Syn: past 2) PHRASE If two people let bygones be bygones, they decide …

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  • 4 bygone — by|gone [ˈbaıgɔn US go:n] adj bygone age/era/days etc a period of time in the past ▪ The buildings reflect the elegance of a bygone era …

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  • 5 bygone — by|gone [ baı,gɔn ] adjective only before noun happening or existing during a period of time in the past: bygone age/era/days/times: These pictures belong to a bygone age …

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  • 6 bygone — adjective bygone age/era/days etc an expression meaning a period of time in the past: The buildings reflect the elegance of a bygone era …

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  • 7 bygone — UK [ˈbaɪɡɒn] / US [ˈbaɪˌɡɔn] adjective [only before noun] happening or existing during a period of time in the past bygone age/era/days/times: These photos belong to a bygone age …

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  • 8 bygone — adjective it recaptures a bygone era Syn: past, former, olden, earlier, previous, one time, long ago, of old, ancient, antiquated; departed, dead, extinct, defunct, out of date, outmoded; literary of yore Ant …

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  • 9 time past — The past, past time, bygone days, former times …

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  • 10 bygone — Synonyms and related words: ago, antiquated, antique, archaic, belated, blown over, by, bypast, dated, dead, dead and buried, deceased, defunct, departed, elapsed, erstwhile, expired, extinct, finished, forgotten, former, gone, gone glimmering,… …

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  • 11 bygone — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. former, past; antiquated, obsolete. See oblivion. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. former, olden, past, of old; see former , old 3 , past 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. former, past, previous,… …

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  • 12 bygone — n. days that are past, time which is in the past adj. gone past, past, outmoded …

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  • 13 bygone — adjective belonging to an earlier time. Phrases let bygones be bygones forget past differences or offences and be reconciled …

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  • 14 bygone — [ˈbaɪgɒn] adj happening or existing during a period of time in the past …

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  • 15 Curious Punishments of Bygone Days — The Drunkard s Cloak an illustration of the book. Curious Punishments of Bygone Days (ISBN 1 406 79647 6) was a history book published in 1896; it was written by Alice Morse Earle and printed by Herbert S. Stone Company. Earle was a historian of… …

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  • 16 Ashes of Time — Film poster Traditional 東邪西毒 Simplified 东邪西毒 …

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  • 17 old-time — adjective we danced to Grandfather s old time music it s an old time tradition Syn: old style, former, past, bygone, old fashioned, historic; traditional, folk, ancestral, classical, old world, quaint Ant: modern …

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  • 18 old-time — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. outmoded, ancient, obsolete; see old fashioned . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Belonging to, existing, or occurring in times long past: age old, ancient, antediluvian, antiquated, antique, archaic, hoary, old,… …

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  • 19 old-time — adj old fashioned, bygone, past. See old fashioned (defs. 1 3) …

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  • 20 one-time — adj 1. prior, earlier, former, previous, foregone; preceding, precedent, last, foregoing, antecedent, anterior; erstwhile, whilom; preexistent, preliminary; quondam, Archaic. sometime. 2. past, bygone, long ago, ancient; old, gone, long gone,… …

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