from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Occurring or undertaken only once.
  • adjective Having been in the past; former.
  • adjective Sports Relating to or being a shot made from a pass that is not stopped prior to shooting.
  • transitive verb To shoot (a ball or puck) directly from a pass.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Sometime; former; whilom: as, with their one-time king.
  • At once; without delay.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a specific time in the past.
  • adjective Occurring only on one occasion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective belonging to some prior time


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