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English definition of “hoary”


adjective     /ˈhɔː.ri/ US  /ˈhɔːr.i/
old-fashioned very old and familiar and therefore not interesting or funny : He told a few hoary old jokes and nobody laughed .Tedious and uninspiringOld or old-fashionedThe elderly literary (of a person ) very old and with white or grey hair Describing people who are oldThe elderly
(Definition of hoary adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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