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formerly
'fɔːrmərliː
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English Definition
(副) As an adverb
  1. Formerly.
Hyphenationfor•mer•ly
Part of Speech(副) adverb
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以前yǐqiánbefore; formerly; previous; ago
从前cóngqiánpreviously; formerly; once upon a time
宿昔sùxīformerly; in the past
素昔sùxīformerly
昔日xīrì, xírì (Tw)formerly; in olden days
在前zàiqiánahead; formerly; in the past
旧前jiùqiánin the past; formerly
以往yǐwǎngin the past; formerly
在先zàixiānto come first; previous; prior; beforehand; first; formerly
xiàngdirection; orientation; to face; to turn toward; to; towards; shortly before; formerly
xiàngtowards; to face; to turn towards; direction; to support; to side with; shortly before; formerly; always; all along; (Chinese surname)
qiánfront; forward; ahead; first; top (followed by a number); future; ago; before; BC (e.g. 前293年); former; formerly
原来yuánláioriginal; former; originally; formerly; at first; so, actually, as it turns out
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