old fashioned

noun
(sometimes initial capital letters) a cocktail made with whiskey, bitters, water, and sugar, and garnished with citrus-fruit slices and a cherry.

Origin:
1900–05

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old-fashioned

[ohld-fash-uhnd]
adjective
1.
of a style or kind that is no longer in vogue: an old-fashioned bathing suit.
2.
favored or prevalent in former times: old-fashioned ideas.
3.
having the conservative behavior, ways, ideas, or tastes of earlier times: a delightfully old-fashioned gentleman.

Origin:
1645–55

old-fashionedly, adverb
old-fashionedness, noun


1. outmoded, obsolete. See ancient1.
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old-fashioned
 
adj
1.  belonging to, characteristic of, or favoured by former times; outdated: old-fashioned ideas
2.  favouring or adopting the dress, manners, fashions, etc, of a former time
3.  quizzically doubtful or disapproving: she did not reply, but gave him an old-fashioned look
4.  dialect (Scot), (Northern English) old for one's age: an old-fashioned child
 
n
5.  a cocktail containing spirit, bitters, fruit, etc
 
old-'fashionedly
 
adv

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old-fashioned
1596, "in an outdated style," from old + fashion (q.v.). As a type of cocktail, attested from 1901, Amer.Eng.
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Example sentences
Hunting may seem a little old-fashioned, but gathering never goes out of style.
All he needed was old-fashioned growth hormones infused into the dog's brain by
  an old-fashioned dog breeder.
Or to use an old-fashioned term that has come back into common use, it
  triggered a financial panic.
The theater was evolving rapidly away from the old-fashioned declamation of his
  father's day.
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