from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. At a former or past time; previously.
- adj. Earlier; former.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. In time past; in a former time; formerly.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In time past; formerly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In time past; in a former time.
From afore- + time. (Wiktionary)