What does old fashioned mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. old fashioned(adj)

    a cocktail made of whiskey and bitters and sugar with fruit slices

  2. antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat(p), outmoded, passe, passee(adj)

    out of fashion

    "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas"

Freebase

  1. Old Fashioned

    The Old Fashioned is an IBA Official Cocktail made by muddling dissolved sugar with bitters then adding alcohol, such as whiskey or brandy, and a twist of citrus rind. It is traditionally served in a short, round, 8–12 US fl oz tumbler-like glass, which is called an Old Fashioned glass, named after the drink. The Old Fashioned is one of six basic drinks listed in David A. Embury's The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'old fashioned' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4578

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of old fashioned in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of old fashioned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Santayana:

    For an idea ever to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always old-fashioned.

  2. Dumb & Dumber:

    Lloyd When I met Mary, I got that old fashioned romantic feeling, where I'd do anything to bone her.

  3. Erica Moore:

    I don't have a down-on-my-luck story, i got fat the old-fashioned way -- a lot of eating, a lot of drinking and no exercise.

  4. Hal:

    I used to envy kids who had an old-fashioned Grandpa. Not any more. I've got a new ambition. Now I just want to become a modern-type Grandpa myself-and really start living.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    I didn't put it on Twitter, I didn't announce it anywhere, it was just me sharing who I am. I'm old-fashioned and I have different views than others, but it's just the way that I feel in reference to the presidency.

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