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fossils

noun
plural of fossil

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a person with old-fashioned ideas
  • some old fossil who thinks that a boy and a girl shouldn't be together unsupervised until they are engaged

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“Fossils.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fossils. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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