Words

Erstwhile

Word of the Day: Erstwhile

Eerst·while?

ˈərstˌ(h)wīl/

adjective
adjective: erstwhile
  1. former . 1. former?
    former!
    former;
    “his erstwhile rivals”
    synonyms: former, old, past, one-time, sometime, ex-, late, then; More

    antonyms: present

adverb

archaic
adverb: erstwhile
  1. formerly. 1formerly?
    formerly!
    formerly;
    “Mary Anderson, erstwhile the queen of America’s stage”