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English definition of “for old times' sake”

for old times' sake

If you do something for old times' sake, you do it in order to remember a happy time that you had in the past: We should all meet up again - just for old times' sake.Remembering, reminding and reminders
(Definition of for old times' sake from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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