for old times' sake

Definition of for old times' sake

  1. :  in order to experience again something one did in the past He and his old friends from college went back to the bar for old times' sake.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  dating from the remote past :  ancient

    :  persisting from an earlier time

    :  of long standing

timesplay
  1. :  multiplied by

sakeplay
  1. :  end, purpose

    :  the good, advantage, or enhancement of some entity (such as an ideal)

    :  personal or social welfare, safety, or benefit

  1. :  a Japanese alcoholic beverage of fermented rice often served hot


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