of old

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Definition of of old

formal + literary
: in the past : in a time that was long ago in (the) days of old

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of one's acquaintance

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“Of old.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20old. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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