Oldness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Oldness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ oldness
oldness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ age
age
antiquity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cobwebs of antiquity
cobwebs of antiquity
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ maturity
maturity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ decline
decline
decay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ senility
senility
&c. 128
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ seniority
seniority
eldership
primogeniture
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ archaism
archaism
&c.(the past) 122
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ thing of the past
thing of the past
relic of the past
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ megatherium
megatherium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ Sanskrit
Sanskrit
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ tradition
tradition
prescription
custom
immemorial usage
common law
PARAG:Oldness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be old
be old
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have had its day
have had its day
have seen its day
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ become old
become old
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ age
age
fade
senesce
PARAG:Oldness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ old
old
ancient
antique
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ of long standing
of long standing
time-honored
venerable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ elder
elder
eldest
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ firstborn
firstborn
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ prime
prime
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ primitive
primitive
primeval
primigenous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ paleoanthropic
paleoanthropic
paleolithic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ primordial
primordial
primordinate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ aboriginal
aboriginal
&c.(beginning) 66
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ diluvian
diluvian
antediluvian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ protohistoric
protohistoric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ prehistoric
prehistoric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ antebellum
antebellum
colonial
precolumbian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ patriarchal
patriarchal
preadamite
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ paleocrystic
paleocrystic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fossil
fossil
paleozoic
preglacial
antemundane
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ archaic
archaic
classic
medieval
Pre-Raphaelite
ancestral
black-letter
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ immemorial
immemorial
traditional
prescriptive
customary
whereof the memory of man runneth not to the contrary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inveterate
inveterate
rooted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ antiquated
antiquated
of other times
rococo
of the old school
after-age
obsolete
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ out of date
out of date
out of fashion
out of it
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ stale
stale
old-fashioned
behind the age
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ old-world
old-world
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ exploded
exploded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ gone out
gone out
gone by
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ passe
passe
run out
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ senile
senile
&c. 128
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ time worn
time worn
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ crumbling
crumbling
&c.(deteriorated) 659
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ secondhand
secondhand
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ old as the hills
old as the hills
old as Methuselah
old as Adam
old as history
PARAG:Oldness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ since the world was made
since the world was made
since the year one
since the days of Methuselah

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  • oldness — (n.) O.E. ealdnysse; see OLD (Cf. old) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • oldness — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Relating to time past Nouns 1. oldness, age, antiquity; maturity; decline, decay. 2. archaism, obsolescence; relic [of the past], missing link; antiquities, fossils; antiquarianism; antiquary (see past).… …   English dictionary for students

  • oldness — old ► ADJECTIVE (older, oldest) 1) having lived for a long time; no longer young. 2) made or built long ago. 3) possessed or used for a long time. 4) dating from far back; long established or known. 5) former; previous. 6) …   English terms dictionary

  • oldness — See old. * * * …   Universalium

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  • oldness — Synonyms and related words: advanced age, advanced years, age of retirement, an incurable disease, anility, caducity, debility, decline of life, declining years, decrepitude, dotage, eld, elderliness, feebleness, green old age, hale old age,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • oldness — əʊldnɪs n. state of being old, agedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oldness — n. 1. Antiquity. 2. Age, old age …   New dictionary of synonyms

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