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Adjective old has 9 senses
  1. old - (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; especially not young; often used as a combining form to indicate an age as specified as in `a week-old baby'; "an old man's eagle mind"--William Butler Yeats; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?"
    young, immature, adolescent, teen, teenage, teenaged, boyish, boylike, schoolboyish, childlike, childly, early, formative, girlish, schoolgirlish, infantile, junior, little, small, newborn, puppyish, puppylike, tender, vulnerable, youngish, youthful, vernal, preteen, preadolescent
  2. old - of long duration; not new; "old tradition"; "old house"; "old wine"; "old country"; "old friendships"; "old money"
    new, brand-new, bran-new, spic-and-span, spick-and-span, fresh, hot, red-hot, newborn, newly arisen, new-sprung, newfound, novel, refreshing, parvenu, parvenue, recent, revolutionary, radical, rising, sunrise, untested, untried, unused, virgin
  3. old - of an earlier time; "his old classmates"
    present (indirect, via future, past)
    Antonym: future (indirect, via past, present)
  4. old - (used for emphasis) very familiar; "good old boy"; "same old story"
    unfamiliar (indirect, via familiar)
  5. old, stale, moth-eaten - lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new; "moth-eaten theories about race"
    Antonym: original (indirect, via unoriginal)
  6. previous, old - just preceding something else in time or order; "the previous owner"; "my old house was larger"
    Antonym: succeeding (indirect, via preceding)
  7. Old - of a very early stage in development; "Old English is also called Anglo Saxon"; "Old High German is High German from the middle of the 9th to the end of the 11th century"
    middle (indirect, via late, early)
    Antonym: late (indirect, via early, middle)
  8. old, older - old in experience; "an old offender"; "the older soldiers"
    Antonym: inexperienced (indirect, via experienced)
  9. honest-to-god, honest-to-goodness, old, sure-enough - used informally especially for emphasis; "a real honest-to-god live cowboy"; "had us a high old time"; "went upriver to look at a sure-enough fish wheel"
    Antonyms: counterfeit, imitative (indirect, via genuine)
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