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〔 old 〕


〔 ould 〕

Overview of noun old

The noun old has 1 sense

  • old -- (past times (especially in the phrase `in days of old'))

Overview of adj old

The adj old has 8 senses

  • old -- ((used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?")

  • old -- (of long duration; not new; "old tradition"; "old house"; "old wine"; "old country"; "old friendships"; "old money")

  • old -- ((used for emphasis) very familiar; "good old boy"; "same old story")

  • old, older -- (skilled through long experience; "an old offender"; "the older soldiers")

  • erstwhile, former, old, onetime, one-time, quondam, sometime -- (belonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover")

  • honest-to-god, honest-to-goodness, old, sure-enough -- ((used informally especially for emphasis); "a real honest-to-god live cowboy"; "had us a high old time"; "went upriver to look at a sure-enough fish wheel")

  • Old -- (of a very early stage in development; "Old English is also called Anglo Saxon"; "Old High German is High German from the middle of the 9th to the end of the 11th century")

  • previous, old -- (just preceding something else in time or order; "the previous owner"; "my old house was larger")