age-old Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “age-old” in the English Dictionary

"age-old" in British English

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age-oldadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌeɪdʒˈəʊld/  us   /-ˈoʊld/ literary
very ​old: an age-old ​story of ​love and ​betrayal
(Definition of age-old from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /ˈeɪdʒˌoʊld/
very ​old, or having ​existed for a ​longtime: It’s an age-old ​story of ​love and ​betrayal.
(Definition of age-old from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “age-old”
in Chinese (Simplified) 古老的, 由来已久的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 古老的, 由來已久的…
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