bypast

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj bypast well in the past; former "bygone days","dreams of foregone times","sweet memories of gone summers","relics of a departed era"
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Usage

In poetry:

Death, even for a godlike scion,
Is a hard law, as hard as iron!
It is all one to breathe one's last
A lad or an old man bypast,
But not the same to die a lion
Or a poor dog chained fast.
"Decebal to his people" by George Cosbuc