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Synonyms for old

customary

Synonyms for old

existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time

far along in life or time

belonging to, existing, or occurring in times long past

skilled or knowledgeable through long practice

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past times (especially in the phrase 'in days of old')

(used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age

of long duration

(used for emphasis) very familiar

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skilled through long experience

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belonging to some prior time

(used informally especially for emphasis)

of a very early stage in development

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just preceding something else in time or order

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And some huge old valley oak trees still stand tall in the middle of the city among the houses and businesses at the east end of town.
Since I have already published a comprehensive review of Rowley's contributions to the study of the Old Testament, (8) it is more useful, in the present essay, to concentrate upon his particular interest in the subject of biblical theology.
She criticizes a common tendency to see marginalization and structured dependency in the contemporary world, and provides a more optimistic perspective on old age in the period of the welfare state.
For step-in-the-shoes transactions, the proposed regulations would require the old taxpayer to provide the new taxpayer with information to enable the new taxpayer to make the necessary look-back computations for long-term contracts accounted for by the old taxpayer under the PCM or PCCM.
Under a Simple Collateral Substitution, though, New York State would probably say the old mortgage was released at the moment when the old lender accepted Treasuries rather than real estate as security.
However, to do this one must understand precisely which fields in the old database map to which fields in the new database.
How can we move toward being better prepared for old age?
The old can bring out the qualities of care, patience and unselfishness in other people.
Close bank and brokerage accounts in the old state and open accounts in the new one.
In connection with the execution of the merger agreement, Old York issued an option to Midlantic to purchase, under certain conditions, up to 19.
The old man took me down by the riverside almost every day.
It is not an argument for cutting down old growth," says Mark E.
In fact, Aldrich says, America's old rich are different in being repositories of certain values that can't survive elsewhere because they're incovenient for non-aristocratic people who are worried about getting ahead.
The most important factor in the strong IFS ratings of the Old Mutual U.
It was billed as the biggest religious movement in the San Fernando Valley 42 years ago this month -- the two-day mission of faith that Lila Schepler and her friends embarked on to save the old Pioneer Church.