sometime vs some time

sometime some time


  • 1) Former, erstwhile; at some previous time.
  • 2) Occasional.
  • 3) Usage Problem Occasional.
  • 4) Having been at some prior time; former.
  • 5) Having been formerly; former; late; whilom.
  • 6) belonging to some prior time
  • 7) obsolete sometimes
  • 8) US At an unstated or indefinite time in the future
  • 9) At an indefinite time in the future.
  • 10) At an indefinite or unstated time.
  • 11) Archaic Formerly.
  • 12) Obsolete At times; sometimes.
  • 13) At a time undefined; once in a while; now and then; sometimes.
  • 14) At one time or other hereafter.
  • 15) At a past time indefinitely referred to; once; formerly.
  • 16) at some indefinite or unstated time
  • 17) Former;whilom;late.
  • 18) Sameassometimes.


  • 1) He died sometime after we left and the police report said it was an overdose.
  • 2) sometime soon their views on matters constitutional could become critical.
  • 3) sometime in the next year we will discuss what happens afterwards.
  • 4) They are mostly about the rural poor sometime in the early twentieth century.
  • 5) She must go and see her sometime.
  • 6) We hoard tins and bottles and all sorts of things that might sometime come in handy.
  • 7) Maybe you can all be friends again sometime soon.
  • 8) sometime during the next century the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is expected to double.
  • 9) It should be on our screens sometime in early spring.
  • 10) sometime last year, my bones began to produce an increasing number of mutant white cells.
  • 11) sometime you have got to get off the merry-go-round.
  • 12) You'd love it if you could have a change of scene sometime soon.
  • 13) Everyone has to go sometime.
  • 14) Hope I’ll see him again sometime.
  • 15) And with derivative prices suggesting the low point to be sometime next year, the worst may very well be behind us.
  • 16) If a keeper wants to save one sometime, then we'll see.
  • 17) sometime after midday, we drive to a village near Godalming.
  • 18) ‘This morning it announced plans to return £65m to investors sometime in the first six months of 2003.’
  • 19) ‘I guess this gives me an actual reason to go to Wigan sometime soon…’
  • 20) ‘James, who is based in NYC, built a house in Galway sometime ago and spends as much time possible there, where he has a number of horses.’
  • 21) ‘I will improve it sometime in the future… when I get a little more time.’
  • 22) ‘I have no doubt that John will settle into his new position with ease and prepare for when he surely will get the job on a permanent basis sometime in the new year.’
  • 23) ‘Let's hope they manage to get to the US at some stage, but more importantly get to the UK sometime soon…’
  • 24) ‘You'll have to wait until sometime in 2004 to see it, I'm afraid.’
  • 25) ‘Afterwards they went upstairs to use Holly's computer and the two girls left Red House Gardens sometime after 5.35 pm.’
  • 26) ‘However, by the time the bank sells shares to international investors sometime next year, the price tag could rise much higher.’
  • 27) ‘However, sometime during the next few decades, though one does not know when, there was a sea change in peasants' attitude.’
  • 28) ‘After sometime I felt homesick and took a ten-day break from there.’
  • 29) ‘I first came to Dublin via Belfast sometime in the early 1970s.’
  • 30) ‘It is expected to reach hurricane strength in the next 24 hours, and then smack into Nicaragua sometime on Sunday.’
  • 31) ‘I read a depressing account of it in The Guardian sometime back.’
  • 32) ‘I think there may be a cinema trip to Manchester sometime in my future…’
  • 33) ‘Send your estimates here, and I'll post them sometime in the next few days.’
  • 34) ‘It's rumoured the term originated in Vancouver sometime last decade, but it wasn't exactly meant to be endearing.’
  • 35) ‘A Bill is expected to be brought to the House sometime next year.’
  • 36) ‘More specifically, she would want to get into writing non-fiction sometime later and even make a movie or at least script one.’
  • 37) ‘McConnell's hope is that sometime in the future, games between Celtic and Rangers will be remembered for the football and not for the hate.’
  • 38) ‘We may say unto you, as Tertullian said sometime unto the heathens.’
  • 39) ‘Just nipped out for a sandwich and saw former rapper and sometime footballer, John Barnes, walking down Pall Mall.’
  • 40) ‘Roper has been a frequent contributor to, and sometime editor of, Past and Present and History Workshop Journal.’
  • 41) ‘The occasion was the second reunion of sometime pupils from East Cape schools living in Western Australia.’
  • 42) ‘I am a long term subscriber and sometime contributor to the x-ray files and the letters, as well as a fellow Mainer.’
  • 43) ‘Thanks to Senor G., a sometime contributor to it, here's the Shark Tank.’
  • 44) ‘From that involvement he segued to the film industry and worked as a writer, assistant director, editor and sometime actor.’
  • 45) ‘The former footballer, former manager, sometime TV pundit, and wannabe crooner also ran a greengrocer in Dagenham.’
  • 46) ‘The sometime City skipper has been dropped to the bench following the midweek arrival of winger Kieron Durkan from Macclesfield on a month's loan.’

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