Examples from the Web for aforetime
At first he rejoiced in then change, preferring his outward and open warfare to that aforetime stealthy enmity.Bob, Son of Battle|Alfred Ollivant
But here the expression follows, to the spirits which aforetime were unbelieving, &c.
Those of aforetime tell us that when God made the living creatures which move with the sun, he made the bee first.Rumanian Bird and Beast Stories|Anonymous
Some may have to use fewer figures of necessity, because they do not come to them as aforetime; but this is not always the case.The Art of Illustration|Charles Haddon Spurgeon
There stood the grimy wagon shop from which a hammer was ringing cheerily, like the chirp of a cricket,—just as aforetime.A Son of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland