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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. former, the former: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. former, former: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. former, former: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. former, the former: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. former: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. former, former: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Former, former: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. -former, former, the former: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. former: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. former: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. former: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. former: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Former, former, the former: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. former: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. former: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. former: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. former: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Former: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Former: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. former: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. former: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. former, former: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. former: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. former: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. former: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. former: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. former: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. -former, former: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. former: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. -former, former: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. -former, former: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. -former, former: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. -former, former: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Former: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Former: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Former: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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noun:  the first of two or the first mentioned of two ("Tom and Dick were both heroes but only the former is remembered today")

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Phrases that include former:   crucible former, cancel former order, former adjudication, former jeopardy, former prophets, more...

Words similar to former:   late, once, onetime, early, erstwhile, formering, other, previous, quondam, sometime, erst, old, more...

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