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erstwhile

US [ˈɜrstˌhwaɪl]
UK [ˈɜː(r)stwaɪl]
  • adj.以前的;先前的;过去的;往昔的
  • adv.往昔
  • Web从前的;昔日的;以往以前的
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adj.
1.
以前的;先前的;过去的;往昔的former; that until recently was the type of person or thing described but is not any more
an erstwhile opponent
以前的对手
His erstwhile friends turned against him.
他先前的朋友转而与他作对。

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