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Old

Synonyms for old:

Grey

grey.

Sense 2

long-lived, tough, age, fusty, traditional, last, versed, gnarly, onetime, sometime, quondam, colonial, seasoned, perennial, remote, worn, continuing, abiding, perdurable, enduring.

Sense 4

out-of-date, dull, persistent, under, get on.

Sense 5

at.

Sense 8

up.

Sense 10

lasting.

archaic

antiquarian.

decayed

weather-beaten.

dilapidated

run down, tumbledown, broken-down.

hand-down

hand down.

hereditary

ancestral.

long-ago

long ago.

medieval

gothic.

obsolete

outworn.

out-of-date

Superseded, outmoded.

outmoded

outdated.

run-down

dilapidated.

shriveled

wizened.

silvery

grizzled.

worn out

hackneyed.

advanced in age (adjective)

grizzled, senior, ancient, geriatric, superannuated, gray-haired, venerable, gray, hoary, senile, olden, decrepit, seasoned, matured, oldish, versed, elderly, aged, mature, experienced.

aged (adjective)

elderly, ripe, matured, ancient, superannuated, octogenarian, aged, advanced, vintage, geriatric, venerable, durable, mature.

continuing (adjective)

perdurable, long-lived.

fusty (adjective)

fusty.

old (adjective)

paleolithic, aged, primordial, antique, ancient, timeworn, antiquated, antediluvian, venerable, primeval, elderly, archaic, primitive.

out-of-date (adjective)

Superseded.

past (adjective)

old-time, anteceding, yore, former, ancient, yesterday's, bygone, ago, primordial, past, primeval, historical, previous.

secondhand (adjective)

hand-me-down.

traditional, long-established (adjective)

long-lasting, continuing, vintage, time-honored, perennial, enduring, long-lived, practiced, inveterate.

veteran (adjective)

longtime.

young (adjective)

juvenile.

Sense 3 (noun)

long-lasting, perdurable, persistent, continuing, long-lived, permanent, abiding, lasting, perennial, enduring.

Sense 5 (noun)

timeworn.

Sense 7 (noun)

fusty, dated, outdated, outmoded, dowdy.

Sense 8 (noun)

practiced, experienced, versed, seasoned.

grownup (noun)

experienced.

out-of-date (noun)

old fashioned, outmoded.

pass (verb)

date.

Usage examples for old:

  • Don't know the old Siward house?" - "The Fighting Chance", Robert W. Chambers.
  • What on earth is it, old boy? - "Bird of Paradise", Ada Leverson.
  • " I'm a- wonderin' myself," replied the old trapper. - "Swamp Island", Mildred A. Wirt.

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