old-time

adjective
\ ˈōl(d)-ˈtīm How to pronounce old-time (audio) \

Definition of old-time

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of an earlier period old-time songs
2 : of long standing old-time residents

First Known Use of old-time

1824, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Old-time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old-time. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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old-time

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English Language Learners Definition of old-time

: of a kind or style that was typical of the past
US : having been something specified for a long time

old-time

adjective
\ ˈōld-ˈtīm \

Kids Definition of old-time

: from or like that of an earlier or distant period old-time music old-time transportation

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