adjective Date: 15th century bygone

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  • bypast — [bī′past΄] adj. Obs. past; bygone …   English World dictionary

  • bypast — /buy past , pahst /, adj. 1. bygone; earlier; former; past. v. 2. a pp. of bypass. 3. Rare. a pt. of bypass. [1375 1425; late ME (adj.); see BY1 (adv.), PAST] * * * …   Universalium

  • bypast — by•past [[t]ˈbaɪˌpæst, ˌpɑst[/t]] adj. bygone • Etymology: 1375–1425 …   From formal English to slang

  • bypast — adjective well in the past; former bygone days dreams of foregone times sweet memories of gone summers relics of a departed era • Syn: ↑bygone, ↑departed, ↑foregone, ↑gone …   Useful english dictionary

  • bypass — bypasser, by passer, n. /buy pas , pahs /, n., v., bypassed or (Rare) bypast; bypassed or bypast; bypassing. n. 1. a road enabling motorists to avoid a city or other heavy traffic points or to drive around an obstruction. 2. a secondary pipe or… …   Universalium

  • departed — adj. 1. past; used of time; as, departed summers. Syn: bygone, bypast, foregone, gone. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. dead; as, our dear departed parents. [euphemistic] Syn: asleep(predicate), at peace(predicate), at rest(predicate), cold, deceased, gone …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foregone — adj. past; used of time; as, foregone summers. Contrassted to {present}. Syn: bygone, bypast, departed, gone. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monifieth — Coordinates: 56°28′51″N 2°49′11″W / 56.480865°N 2.819644°W / 56.480865; 2.819644 …   Wikipedia

  • West Calder Slave Trade Petition — Abolition of the Slave TradeThe Parishioners of West Calder played a small part in the abolitionist movement of the late eighteenth century, as reported in the Edinburghshire log of 1792 West Calder Parish posted a petition in advocating in the… …   Wikipedia

  • ago — Synonyms and related words: antiquated, antique, back, back when, backward, blown over, by, bygone, bypast, dated, dead, dead and buried, deceased, defunct, departed, elapsed, expired, extinct, finished, forgotten, gone, gone by, gone glimmering …   Moby Thesaurus

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