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old school

noun
1.
advocates or supporters of established custom or of conservatism:
a military man of the old school.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800
Related forms
old-school, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for old-school

old school

noun
1.
(mainly Brit) a school formerly attended by a person
2.
a group of people favouring traditional ideas or conservative practices
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Word Origin and History for old-school
adj.

in reference to a group of people noted for conservative views or principals on some professional or political matter, 1749, from old + school (n.).

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Slang definitions & phrases for old-school

old school

modifier

From an early time, favoring traditional ways; retro or vintage: old school fraternity hazings/ strictly old school


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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