many moons ago

many moons ago

  (old-fashioned)
a long time ago I only have the faintest memory of that time. It all happened many moons ago.
See also: ago, many, moon
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According to Kory-Kory's account, the pi-pi upon which stands the Hoolah Hoolah ground was built a great many moons ago, under the direction of Monoo, a great chief and warrior, and, as it would appear, master-mason among the Typees.
I am a scot but moved to the North East many moons ago - I stayed on after life changing circumstances.
Lisa Marie Ward I use to work behind there in the spinneret department many moons ago.
Certainly the high street is almost as good as it was when I was a young man many moons ago and the town is on the way to being a great place to visit, needing of course the reopening of the Globe.
EASTENDERS Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri BBC1 A determined Sharon continues the search for her biological father and is adamant that, with help from the solicitor who oversaw her adoption many moons ago, she'll come up with some positive results.
Many moons ago the Wachowskis brought us the magnificent Matrix but Jupiter Ascending is light years behind that.
After all, MasterChef: The Professionals has run for six everseries before now, and we're still just as hooked as when it first aired those many moons ago - even those of us who can't knock up a salad.
After all, MasterChef: The Professionals has run for six ever-gripping series before now, and we're still just as hooked as when it first aired those many moons ago - even those of us who can't knock up a salad without burning it.
Many moons ago, I tried to read her novel Wolf Hall, which won the Booker Prize.
MANY MOONS AGO, Esprit de Corps published a feature on the Currie Project (Volume 19 Issue 11, December 2012) --a movement aimed at erecting a monument of Sir Arthur William Currie in his hometown of Strathroy, Ontario.
An ex partner from many moons ago has recently come back into my life and wants to eager ago at things again, and I do feel eager.
That was many moons ago and while his decision to leave for Airdrie was crazy he's talking sense these days.
The Manchester-based series first aired many moons ago in 2004 and the charm of James McAvoy and the downright mesmerising acting from David Threlfall as Frank had viewers hooked early on.
MANY moons ago a "moody old mare" shone up the Galway hill and this could be the year she strikes again.
Cliff in Birmingham with the torch Gary Lineker carried the torch through Leicester yesterday, but not only is he a son of Leicester, he played for Leicester City many moons ago so he has excellent credentials for the task.
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