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old–fashioned

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adjective old–fash·ioned \ˈōl(d)-ˈfa-shənd\

Definition of old–fashioned

  1. 1a :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a past era wears an old–fashioned black bow tie — Green Peytonb :  adhering to customs of a past era

  2. 2 :  outmoded

old–fashionedly

play \ˈōl(d)-ˈfa-shən(d)-lē\ adverb

old–fashionedness

play \ˈōl(d)-ˈfa-shən(d)-nəs\ noun

1592

First Known Use of old–fashioned

1592


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old–fashioned

noun old–fash·ioned

Definition of old–fashioned

  1. :  a cocktail usually made with whiskey, bitters, sugar, a twist of lemon peel, and a small amount of water or soda

1901

First Known Use of old–fashioned

1901

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms


OLD–FASHIONED Defined for Kids

old–fashioned

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adjective old–fash·ioned \ˈōld-ˈfa-shənd\

Definition of old–fashioned for Students

  1. 1 :  from or like that of an earlier time an old-fashioned hairdo

  2. 2 :  using or preferring ways and traditions of the past


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