Synonyms of in the past in English:

in the past

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1‘some of the shelters may have been habitation sites in the past’


formerly, previously, in days gone by, in times gone by, in years gone by, in bygone days, back in the day, in former times, in the old days, in the good old days, at one time, in days of old, in the olden days, in olden times

before, hitherto, once, once upon a time, time was when, in auld lang syne, long ago, in antiquity

literary in days of yore, of yore, in yesteryear