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old-time

(ōld′tīm′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a time in the past.

old-time

adj
(prenominal) of or relating to a former time; old-fashioned: old-time dancing.

old′-time′



adj.
1. belonging to or characteristic of old or former times, methods, ideas, etc.
2. being long established.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.old-time - attractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic); "houses with quaint thatched roofs"; "a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots"
fashionable, stylish - being or in accordance with current social fashions; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"

old-time

adjective old-fashioned, traditional, vintage, ancient, antique, old-style, bygone I love old-time music-hall songs.

old-time

adjective
1. Belonging to, existing, or occurring in times long past:
2. Of a style or method formerly in vogue:
Translations

old-time

[ˈəʊldtaɪm]
A. ADJde antaño
B. CPD old-time dancing Nbaile m antiguo, baile m de antaño

old-time

[ˈəʊldˌtaɪm] adjdi una volta
References in classic literature ?
As I entered he rose to greet me, his old-time cordial smile of welcome lighting his handsome face.
Their music draws on old-time tradition while embracing the fierce spirit of the songwriters who inspire them - Hazel Dickens, Steve Earle and Lucinda Williams to name but a few.
People love to come here for the old-time nostalgia and the personal touch.
MAY 25, 1971: Youngsters put on a special old-time music hall show at Allesley Park Community Centre, Coventry.
Carol Skarstad heard her first old-time tune about 10 years ago, when a friend invited her to a jam session at the World Cafe on Blair Boulevard in Eugene.
Classic Whittling: Basic Techniques and Old-Time Projects
Classic Whittling: Basic Techniques and Old-Time Projects covers all the basics of whittling from how to select the best knife to sharpening tips, selecting wood, and learning the basics.
Customers want the old-time hardware store again, but they also like everything to look clean and new," he says.
He is the five-time Tennessee Fiddle Champion and twenty-eight year veteran of the professional Nashville music scene, performs on fiddle, mandolin, banjo, and guitar with the highlight being virtuoso fiddling in the contest, old-time, Celtic, and swing styles.
If you haven't heard of Bruce Molsky, one of America's premier fiddling talents (as well as an accomplished guitarist and banjo player), it's probably because old-time musicians, like DIY punks, are not given to self-promotion.
I love making sorghum syrup and would like to see this old-time skill become a staple on farms everywhere.
While the rural inheritors of old-time fiddling are mostly blue collar, and urban revivalists re- main mostly white collar, more and more overlap between these constituencies materializes as time passes.