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Synonyms and antonyms for former

1. former (adj.)

belonging to some prior time

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2. former (adj.)

referring to the first of two things or persons mentioned (or the earlier one or ones of several); I prefer the former version to the latter one"


3. former (adj.)

(used especially of persons) of the immediate past

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4. former (n.)

the first of two or the first mentioned of two

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5. former (adj.)

belonging to the distant past

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6. sixth-former (n.)

a student in the sixth form