How To Spell old?

Correct spelling: old

What does the abbreviation old mean?

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This graph shows how "old" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for old?

  1. But I'll tell you more about the old man." – Black Jack by Max Brand
  2. And old Tinman's just such another." – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  3. I'm old enough now to think fer myself, an' I'm goin' to." – Jess of the Rebel Trail by H. A. Cody
  4. But this old thing-! – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  5. No good in going to the Old Man. – The Sea Bride by Ben Ames Williams
  6. Why, that was old Mr. Delancy's daughter. – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  7. And I have my old mother to keep. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. Your father and Briscoe's father were old friends. – The Colors of Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  9. Why, your old man! – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  10. The old man made no answer. – The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov

What are the translations for old?

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Dutch words for Old

oud, voormalig, gammel.

French words for Old

ancien, traditionnel, vieux, ou, antique, ancestral, de longue date.

German words for Old

ehemalig, alt, betagt, anterior, bejahrt, oll.

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Italian words for Old

vecchio, antico, anziano.

Japanese words for Old

オールド, ありし, 古き, 中古, ふるき, 古期, ちゅうぶる, こき, 在りし, ちゅうこ, 年取った.

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Portuguese words for Old

antigo, velho, arcaico, idoso, ultrapassado, desatualizado, antiquado, idosas, usadas, primitiva, desactualizados.

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Spanish words for Old

antiguo, mayor, anciano, viejo, maduro, usado, remoto, entrado en años.

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