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auld lang syne

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noun \ˌōl(d)-ˌ(l)aŋ-ˈzīn, ˌȯl(d)-\

Simple Definition of auld lang syne

  • : the good old times

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of auld lang syne

  1. :  the good old times

Examples of auld lang syne in a sentence

  1. They drank a toast to auld lang syne.

  2. <let us bid farewell to auld lang syne and welcome in the new year>



Origin of auld lang syne

Scots, literally, old long ago


First Known Use: 1720


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