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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. At times; now and then.
  • adv. Obsolete At some previous time; formerly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. former; sometime

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Formerly; sometime.
  • adv. At times; at intervals; not always; now and then; occasionally.
  • adj. Former; sometime.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • At times; now and then: as, I am sometimes at leisure; sometimes he plays Hamlet, and sometimes Othello.
  • At one time; at or for a certain time in the past; formerly; once; sometime.
  • Same as sometime.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. on certain occasions or in certain cases but not always

Etymologies

From some +‎ times. (Wiktionary)

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