hoary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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uk   /ˈhɔː.ri/  us   /ˈhɔːr.i/
old-fashioned very ​old and ​familiar and ​therefore not ​interesting or ​funny: He told a few hoary oldjokes and nobody ​laughed. literary (of a ​person) very ​old and with ​white or ​greyhair
(Definition of hoary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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