Old

Definitions of "Old"

Having lived or existed for a relatively long time; far advanced in years or life. adjective

Relatively advanced in age. adjective

Made long ago; in existence for many years. adjective

Of or relating to a long life or to people who have had long lives. adjective

Having or exhibiting the physical characteristics of age. adjective

Having or exhibiting the wisdom of age; mature. adjective

Having lived or existed for a specified length of time. adjective

Exhibiting the effects of time or long use; worn. adjective

Known through long acquaintance; long familiar. adjective

The word "Old" in example sentences

I called him an old cretin, if you are SO interested, because he was tough, very old school and brooked no nonsense-so many would see him as an 'old cretin'type. [teachers] love them or loathe them

She makes her 'old man' 12-year-old Bruin look small! Archive 2008-06-01

The bad news is that Linda threw out in a clean up, all my old underwear/panties so I can't go to the 'old and nasty' panties if I am avoiding doing the laundry. Beth does not die: the Good News and Bad News of the Trip

From the bad old days when single women were stigmatized as 'old maids' and every little girl was warned that she might grow up to be one so make the boys like you or else! Spinsters Unite!

The candidate, no slouch in the self-deprecation business, refers to himself as ''old as dirt,'' although he travels with his 96-year-old mother as a genetic ambassador. How Old Is That?

She makes her 'old man' 12-year-old Bruin look small! New PUPPY!

Just Tim Masters 'old sketches and Masters' attorney says police and prosecutors used these old sketches to paint their own picture of a killer. CNN Transcript Jan 20, 2008

The old GOP propagandists 'old tricks no longer work in cyberspace. The Real Reason The Wingnuts Hate YearlyKos

I was told that 'old men' the local words for particularly large cactus must be left in place or if moved great care must be taken to ensure the cactus is planted with the same side facing the sun or the ‘old man’ will die. The value of trunks.

In our contemporary context it has shown itself in the scoffing at the 'old fashion' ideas of Ron Paul and the contempt of anyone who would be silly enough to believe in the old-wisdoms of the classical economists. The Austrian Economists:

In our contemporary context it has shown itself in the scoffing at the 'old fashion' ideas of Ron Paul and the contempt of anyone who would be silly enough to believe in the old-wisdoms of the classical economists. Did the Gold Standard Cause the Great Depression? - The Austrian Economists

As Bear quoted, old _old_ joke, Break's over, folks. Sloppy

Unless by 'old wardrobe' we are not referring to my literally old clothes - the ancient Dior, the faded von Furstenberg - but to my new old wardrobe. Archive 2007-09-02

Unless by 'old wardrobe' we are not referring to my literally old clothes - the ancient Dior, the faded von Furstenberg - but to my new old wardrobe. Fashion Victim

I also like 老不死, a term of abuse for an old person an 'old thing that refuses to die'. languagehat.com: CHINESE SWEARING.

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