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old

adjective
 
/əʊld/
A1 having lived or existed for a long time
나이가 많은
an old man an old house We’re all getting older.
A1 having been used or owned for a long time
오래된
You might get dirty, so wear some old clothes.
A2 used before or in the past
옛날의, 과거의
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.
오래된 (친구)
She’s one of my oldest friends.
(Definition of old from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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