What does OLD-WORLD mean?

Definitions for OLD-WORLD

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Old World(adj)

    the regions of the world that were known to Europeans before the discovery of the Americas

  2. old-world(adj)

    characteristic of former times especially in Europe

    "an old-world cottage"


  1. old-world(adj.)

    (Biology) Native to the Old World; not found in the Americas; as, old-world monkeys.


  1. old-world(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to the ancient world or former times


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of OLD-WORLD in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of OLD-WORLD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Micky Dolenz:

    Old World meets the New World kind of thing.

  2. Christopher Columbus:

    Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.

  3. John Robinson:

    The political climate has changed, that's hurt cotton's standing, the old world doesn't exist. That's gone with the wind.

  4. Marc Friedland:

    We actually use a lot of Old World craft to make these. So the dyes, the printing, the labor, the hand-wrapping makes them really interesting, i love the combination of Old World craft and modern day technology.

  5. Karen MacNeil:

    Wine in the U.S. in general is expensive. It’s also true of California. In many cases you can get an old world version for much less. That’s a somewhat intractable problem…It’s just expensive to do business in the United States.

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