old (adj.) Old form(s): ould
olden, ancient, bygone
Sonn.127.1[] In the old age black was not counted fair
TN II.iv.43[Orsino to Viola as Cesario, of a song] it is old and plain
TN II.iv.48[Orsino to Viola as Cesario, of a song] It ... dallies with the innocence of love / Like the old age
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