golden oldie

noun

Definition of golden oldie

: one that was a hit or favorite in the past

Examples of golden oldie in a Sentence

  1. The radio station plays golden oldies from the 1950s.

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First Known Use of golden oldie

1966

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GOLDEN OLDIE Defined for English Language Learners

golden oldie

Definition of golden oldie for English Language Learners

  • : a song, recording, or television show that was very popular in the past


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