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old

adjective
 
/əʊld/
A1 having lived or existed for a long time
vecchio, antico
an old man an old house We’re all getting older.
A1 having been used or owned for a long time
vecchio
You might get dirty, so wear some old clothes.
how old are you, is she, etc.? A1 used to ask about someone’s or something’s age
quanti anni hai, ha, ecc.?
How old are your kids now?
be six months old, 16 years old, etc. A1 used to say someone’s or something’s age
avere sei mesi, 16 anni, ecc.
She’ll be four years old in March.
A2 used before or in the past
vecchio, di prima
I think the old system was better in many ways. my old house
A2 an old friend is one you have known and liked for a long time.
vecchio, di lunga data
She’s one of my oldest friends.
(Definition of old from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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