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sometime

adverb uk   /ˈsʌm.taɪm/ us  
at a time in the future or the past that is not known or not stated: sometime before June We really should meet sometime soon to discuss the details. sometime in the autumnIn the future and soon

sometime

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈsʌm.taɪm/ formal us  
(especially of a job or position) in the past but not any longer: The enquiry will be headed by Rebecca Jones, sometime editor of the "Daily News".In the past
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