oldworld

old-world

[ohld-wurld]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the ancient world or to a former period of history.
2.
of or pertaining to the Old World: old-world customs.
3.
characteristic of the Old World; quaint; traditional.

Origin:
1705–15

old-worldly, adjective
old-worldliness, noun
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old-world
 
adj
of or characteristic of former times, esp, in Europe, quaint or traditional
 
old-'worldly
 
adv

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