auld lang syne

\ ˌōl(d)-ˌ(l)aŋ-ˈzīn How to pronounce auld lang syne (audio) , ˌȯl(d)- \

Definition of auld lang syne

: the good old times

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They drank a toast to auld lang syne. let us bid farewell to auld lang syne and welcome in the new year

First Known Use of auld lang syne

1666, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for auld lang syne

Scots, literally, old long ago

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The first known use of auld lang syne was in 1666

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“Auld lang syne.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 11 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of auld lang syne

: the good old times

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