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old fogy

noun
1.
a person who is excessively old-fashioned in attitude, ideas, manners, etc.
Also, old fogey.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
Related forms
old-fogyish, old-fogeyish, adjective
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old fogy

noun phrase

An old person, esp a man who clings to old-fashioned ways

Related Terms

fogy

[first form 1790+, second 1899+; of fuddy-duddy, origin unknown]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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