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former  

EN[ˈfɔɹmɚ] [ˈfɔːmə] [-ɔː(ɹ)mə(ɹ)]
US
Fancien
FR former
former
former

    Definition of former in English Dictionary

  • NomPLformersPREfor-SUF-mer
    1. Someone who forms something; a maker; a creator or founder.
      1. Dave was the former of the company.
    2. An object used to form something, such as a template, gauge, or cutting die.
      1. The brick arch was built using a wooden former.
    3. (chiefly Britain, used in combinations) Someone in, or of, a certain form (class).
      1. Fifth-former
      2. Sixth-former.
  • Adjectif
    1. Previous.
      1. A former president;  the former East Germany
    2. First of aforementioned two items. Used with the, often without a noun.
      1. The former is a good idea but the latter is not. ‎
  • Plus d'exemples
    1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
      • Before entering the clear, L. Ron Hubbard taught that one must restimulate one's memories of former lives.
      • Margaret Thatcher is a former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Denis Thatcher is Thatcher's husband, and Mark Thatcher and Carol Thatcher are Thatcher's children.
      • “It would appear to me that the case is being overtried by the district attorney’s office,” said Benjamin Brafman , a criminal defense lawyer and former prosecutor.
    2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
      • A form of these lissoneoids somewhat resemble the trochoidal forms, the latter being more hollow than the former.
  • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
    1. Adjectifs
      • Adjectifs incomparable
      • Noms
        • Noms Dénombrable
      Liens Connexes:
      1. fr former
      2. en formerly
      3. en formers
      4. fr formera
      5. en formeret
      Source: Wiktionnaire

      Meaning of former for the defined word.

      Grammaticalement, ce mot "former" est un adjectif, plus spécifiquement, un adjectifs incomparable. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable.
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      Définition: Niveau 8
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