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OLD-TIMER (old-timer)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does old-timer mean? 

OLD-TIMER (noun)
  The noun OLD-TIMER has 2 senses:

1. an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service
2. an elderly man

  Familiarity information: OLD-TIMER used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OLD-TIMER (noun)


Sense 1old-timer [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

oldtimer; old-timer; old stager; old hand; stager; warhorse; veteran

Hypernyms ("old-timer" is a kind of...):

expert (a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully)


Sense 2old-timer [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An elderly man

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

antique; gaffer; old geezer; old-timer; oldtimer

Hypernyms ("old-timer" is a kind of...):

graybeard; greybeard; Methuselah; old man (a man who is very old)


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