What does old-line mean?

Definitions for old-line

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  1. old-line(Adjective)

    reactionary or conservative

  2. old-line(Adjective)



  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of old-line in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of old-line in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aaron Schaechterle:

    We're not playing a water scarcity theme per se, but instead the companies that are investing aggressively in technology products even in an old line industry.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    There's an old line: 'There's two ways to run: scared and unopposed,' i'm not unopposed, there's still a bunch of people in this race. So from our end, we're flying to New Hampshire and we're gonna work every day to win the votes of the men and women of New Hampshire.

  3. Charles Krauthammer:

    The Republicans have experienced the biggest ideological earthquake of a major party in our lifetime. Fifty, 60 years of conservatism has now yielded to a leader who is not a conservative, but who is a populist. That’s a big deal. And I think what the Ryan statement is… if the party is now going to be split between the leader, the populist, and the old-line conservatives… he wants to establish a center of power and a kind of home for the conservative wing.

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