old–time

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adjective \ˈōl(d)-ˈtīm\

Definition of old–time

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of an earlier period <old–time songs>

  2. 2 :  of long standing <old–time residents>

1824

First Known Use of old–time

1824


OLD–TIME Defined for English Language Learners

old–time

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adjective \ˈōl(d)-ˈtīm\

Definition of old–time for English Language Learners

  • : of a kind or style that was typical of the past

  • : having been something specified for a long time


OLD–TIME Defined for Kids

old–time

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adjective \ˈōld-ˈtīm\

Definition of old–time for Students

  1. :  from or like that of an earlier or distant period <old-time music> <old-time transportation>


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