time-worn

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time-worn

[ˈtaɪmwɔːn] ADJ [building] → deteriorado por el tiempo; [custom, method] → añejo; [anecdote, phrase] → gastado
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Denisov blushed like a girl (it was strange to see the color rise in that shaggy, bibulous, time-worn face) and boldly began to expound his plan of cutting the enemy's lines of communication between Smolensk and Vyazma.
The father turned his eyes on Maggie with a still more eager look, while she, with a bursting heart, sank on her knees, to be closer to the dear, time-worn face which had been present with her through long years, as the sign of her deepest love and hardest trial.
Next rose before her in memory's picture-gallery, the intricate and narrow thoroughfares, the tall, grey houses, the huge cathedrals, and the public edifices, ancient in date and quaint in architecture, of a continental city; where new life had awaited her, still in connexion with the mis-shapen scholar: a new life, but feeding itself on time-worn materials, like a tuft of green moss on a crumbling wall.
The widow's glance was observed to wander, for an instant, towards a window of the church, as if searching for the time-worn marble that she had dedicated to her first husband; then her eyelids dropped over their faded orbs, and her thoughts were drawn irresistibly to another grave.
Here rose in crumbling grandeur the first evidences I had seen of the ancient civilization which once had graced fair Albion--a single, time-worn arch of masonry.
He, and the failing light and dying fire, the time-worn room, the solitude, the wasted life, and gloom, were all in fellowship.
These police-reports will soon stem the torrent of my ideas, and effectually hinder any rebellious overflowing of the time-worn banks of official duties"; he said to himself consolingly, while his eye ran over the first page.
The 2018 Soneri Bank calendar infuses freshness into this time-worn activity.
Tenders are invited for Installation/Capacity Increasing Of Transformers And Other Related Works/Replacement Of Time-Worn Wires Under The Area Of Edd 1 Gonda As Per The Nit.
As for the roof, a thick layer of water resistant substance was applied over it in order to prepare the time-worn building top for the upcoming rain season.
A high/low time-worn effect was created through an oxidation process that dissolves the wool yarn back to the warp and weft.
Inducements then penalties are a time-worn way to make medicine use EHRs.