English to Danish Meaning :: former

Former :
tidligere
foregående, forrige - tidligeretidligeretidligere
 
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Adjective(1) Belonging to some prior time(2) (used especially of persons(3) Belonging to the distant past(4) Referring to the first of two things or persons mentioned (or the earlier one or ones of several)(5) (used especially of persons) of the immediate past(6) Of the distant past(7) Previous in time or order
Noun

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(1) The celebration continued with a reception where former colleagues, students and friends shared remembrances.(2) The data show no previous information on the former positions held by fifteen cabinet officials.(3) It's easy to forget the former blight and decay of this part of Southwark.(4) Their judgment was based on fresh evidence from a former boyfriend of the alleged victim which showed her evidence was unreliable.(5) An arch former(6) I prefer the former design to the latest(7) All regret for the past is vain; every desire to revert to a former social stage is unreal.(8) As former colonies gained statehood, the practice frequently continued but steadily lost adherents.(9) If a choice were between law and order kept by private military companies and anarchy, most people would opt for the former .(10) The team that starred at World Cup 02 are a shadow of their former selves and won't be in Germany this summer.(11) I went back day after day to study it more, my former explorations temporarily forgotten.(12) But, of the two, we tend to prefer the former on morphological grounds.(13) The essence of the former view can be presented as follows.(14) Colin Samson clearly takes the former view of the of the Innu experience.(15) The former Minister under the previous Government might have, but I doubt that.(16) The beauty of the former design was that it kept the past current without effort.
Related Words
(1) the former ::
den tidligere
(2) former president ::
tidligere præsident
(3) former employee ::
tidligere ansat
(4) former name ::
tidligere navn
(5) former employer ::
tidligere arbejdsgiver
(6) former student ::
tidligere studerende
(7) former girlfriend ::
tidligere kæreste
(8) former boyfriend ::
tidligere kæreste
(9) in former times ::
i tidligere tider
(10) former wife ::
tidligere hustru
Synonyms
Adjective
1. one-time ::
en gang
3. first-mentioned ::
førstnævnte
4. quondam ::
forhenværende
5. early ::
tidlig
6. previous ::
Tidligere
Antonyms
1. after ::
efter
2. ensuing
  
3. following ::
følge
4. later ::
senere
5. posterior ::
posterior
6. subsequent ::
efterfølgende
7. succeeding
  
8. Latter
  
9. After
  
10. Current
  
11. Ensuing
  
12. Following
  
13. Future
  
14. Present
  
15. Prospective
  
16. Subsequent
  
Different Forms
former, formerly
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

No. What l think we got here is, uh,
ahem, Heisenberg\'s former cook

No. What l think we got here is, uh, ahem, Heisenberg's FORMER cook

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 7


Former can overpower the latter
giving scientific credence...

Former can overpower the latter giving scientific credence...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 17


Without them, former slaves and
former masters have nothing in common.

Without them, FORMER slaves and FORMER masters have nothing in common.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 4


The former Hand did call on me,
my lord, several times.

The FORMER Hand did call on me, my lord, several times.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


The former Lord Commander.

The FORMER Lord Commander.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 2


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