What does old school mean?

Definitions for old school

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. old school(noun)

    a class of people favoring traditional ideas

Wiktionary

  1. old school(Noun)

    A style, way of thinking, or method for accomplishing a task that was employed in a former era, remembered either for its inferiority to the current method, or for its time-honored superiority over the new way.

  2. old school(Adjective)

    Characteristic of a style, outlook, or method employed in a former era, remembered either as inferior to the current style, or alternately, remembered nostalgically as superior or preferable to the new style, the older denoting something that would be considered out of date or out of fashion to some, but as such, is considered by others as cool and hip.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of old school in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nadiya Savchenko:

    I don't want to scare anyone, i want people to understand, the old politicians of the old school to understand, that Ukraine now needs reforms, not only in every sector, but in politics. They must understand this and feel that a reset is needed -- to allow young blood.

  2. Matt Stanley:

    Yahoo was great as an aggregator for all commodity participants so I think any cross-broking from one messenger platform may mean people use the old friend – the phone, so in some kind of ironic way, you may see stronger relationships formed now people have to interact the old school way.

  3. Matt Stanley:

    Yahoo was great as an aggregator for all commodity participants so I think any cross-broking from one messenger platform may mean people use the old friend – the phone, so in some kind of ironic way, you may see stronger relationships formed now people have to interact the old-school way.

  4. Vince Vaughn:

    So when Todd Phillips wanted me for ‘Old School,’ the studio didn’t want me, they didn’t think I could do comedy! They said, ‘He’s a dramatic actor from smaller films.’ Todd really had to push for me; I think he even told them to watch me on Letterman, to see that I could be funny.

  5. Nic Pizzolatto:

    I always thought Vince was a great actor, from when he first broke in, doing these interesting and intense performances in the mid-’90s — I remember these independent dramas he was just great in, in his maturity I think he wears his history in a rugged, old-school manner. I see echoes of Robert Mitchum and James Garner in the kind of figure he cuts, and I think it’s going to be gratifying for people to see his skills put to this kind of use.

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