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English definition of “olde-worlde”

olde-worlde

adjective uk   /ˌəʊl.diˈwɜːl.di/ us    /ˌoʊl.diˈwɝːl-/ UK informal
old in a very noticeable or artificial way, or made to look old in a way that seems false: The village is a bit too olde-worlde and more of a museum than a thriving community.Old or old-fashionedThe elderly
(Definition of olde-worlde from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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