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Once discovered, this maneuver did not endear the councilors to their constituents.

My doctor insisted that once I filed this piece I lie down on my bed and not get out.

Every once in a while, they act swiftly and acknowledge the problem.

Once I began reading, I realized A Gronking to Remember was a masturbatory tribute to the New England Patriots.

Where the U.S. once depended on its own forces to determine who was military material, this time the Iraqis will decide.

He held it, but it was without pressure; without recognizance of the delight with which he once grasped it.

When his lordship retired early, as was his custom, the other men adjourned once more to the billiard-room.

As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.

Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.

And once more, she found herself desiring to be like Janet--not only in appearance, but in soft manner and tone.


On this page you'll find 77 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to once, such as: already, before, earlier, formerly, previously, and erstwhile.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.