What does old-fashioned mean?

Definitions for old-fashioned

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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"

GCIDE

  1. old-fashioned(n.)

    A cocktail consisting of whiskey, bitters, and sugar, garnished with with fruit slices and often a cherry.

Wiktionary

  1. old-fashioned(Noun)

    A whiskey-based cocktail

  2. old-fashioned(Adjective)

    Of a thing, outdated or no longer in vogue.

    My bike is old-fashioned but it gets me around.

  3. old-fashioned(Adjective)

    Of a person, preferring the customs of earlier times.

    You canu2019t stay the night, because my parents are a bit old-fashioned.

  4. Origin: old + fashioned

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'old-fashioned' in Adjectives Frequency: #914

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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