Examples of bygone in a Sentence
the bygone days of our ancestors
The stone wall is from a bygone age.
Recent Examples of bygone from the Web
Nearly every circumstance that might otherwise be relegated to a quaint past in some fictions of a bygone century seems near again, not only on account of McCarthy’s lively, engaged, emotionally charged prose.
Deciding what sorts of lives are worth living brings us disturbingly close to the bygone era of eugenics, when only the ‘
On the right, Donald Trump's fans yearn for a bygone America — 1950s industries, 1950s masculinity and 1950s demographics.
While those bygone times have gone bye bye bye like Justin Timberlake's perm, one thing stands the test of time: honesty.
The takeover marks an end for what became R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, which stamped its home state of North Carolina as a center during a bygone era of smoking’s popularity through its Winston and Salem brands.
The takeover marks an end for what became R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, which stamped its home state of North Carolina as a center during a bygone era of smoking's popularity through its Winston and Salem brands.
The company announced that a new live entertainment venue off the Magic Kingdom’s Main Street will be modeled after KC’s iconic, bygone Willis Wood Theatre.
That may have been a fence-sitting position possible in a bygone era, but everything in this post-Trumpian era is political now.
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First Known Use of bygone
Synonymsextinct, bypast, dead, defunct, departed, done, expired, gone, nonextant, vanished
Antonymsalive, existent, existing, extant, living
Related Wordsnonexistent; dying, faded, moribund; collapsed, fallen, overthrown; antiquated, dated, obsolete, passé; finished, lapsed, terminated; lost, missing
Near Antonymsactive, dynamic, thriving, vibrant
BYGONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bygone for English Language Learners
: gone by : from a time in the past
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