Bedeutung von “old” im Essential English Dictionary


adjective uk /əʊld/

A1 having lived or existed for a long time:

an old man
an old house
We’re all getting older.

A1 having been used or owned for a long time:

You might get dirty, so wear some old clothes.

A1 used to describe or ask about someone’s age:

How old are you?
She’ll be four years old in March.

A2 used before or in the past:

I think the old system was better in many ways.

A2 an old friend is one you have known and liked for a long time:

She’s one of my oldest friends.

(Definition von “old” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)