Translation of erstwhile in Spanish:


antiguo, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈəːstwʌɪl//ˈərstˌ(h)waɪl/


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    (foe/companions) antiguo
    • He assuredly bumped off a formidable array of erstwhile friends and possible rivals.
    • To be fair to the script writers, they have made Todd behave in a way which entitled his erstwhile friends and neighbours to complain about his conduct.
    • Many of the president's erstwhile critics seem willing to give him a chance.
    • Or is it more a question of a prime minister losing the trust of his people, including some his erstwhile friends and allies?
    • But there's nothing like a common enemy to get erstwhile rivals to work together.


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