erewhile

adverb ere·while \ er-ˈ(h)wī(-ə)l \
variants: or less commonly erewhiles play \er-ˈ(h)wī(-ə)lz\

Definition of erewhile

archaic
: a while before : formerly

First Known Use of erewhile

13th century


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