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An example use of bygones in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… let bygones be bygones but that would …”
Bygones means past events that are no longer important.
the word bygones occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.