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{adj: antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat, outmoded, passe, passee} out of fashion
"a suit of rather antique appearance"
"demode (or outmoded) attire"
"outmoded ideas"

{adj: fusty, standpat, unprogressive, nonprogressive} old-fashioned and out of date

{adj: medieval, mediaeval, gothic} as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened
"a medieval attitude toward dating"

{adj: old-time, quaint, olde worlde} attractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic)
"houses with quaint thatched roofs"
"a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots"

{adj: square, straight} rigidly conventional or old-fashioned

{adv: afar} (old-fashioned) at or from or to a great distance; far
"we traveled afar"
"we could see the ship afar off"
"the Magi came from afar"

{adv: anon} (old-fashioned or informal) in a little while
"see you anon"

{adv: quaintly} in a quaint old-fashioned manner
"the room was quaintly furnished"

{n: bad egg} (old-fashioned slang) a bad person
<-> good egg

{n: dickey, dickie, dicky, dickey-seat, dickie-seat, dicky-seat} a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater

{n: ethic, moral principle, value-system, value orientation} the principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group
"the Puritan ethic"
"a person with old-fashioned values"

{n: good egg} (old-fashioned slang) a good person
<-> bad egg

{n: hair-raiser, chiller} excitation that makes your hair stand up or that chills your bones
"the movie was an old-fashioned hair-raiser"

{n: magnificence, brilliance, splendor, splendour, grandeur, grandness} the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
"for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel"
"his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects"
"it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor"
"an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art"
"advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products"

{n: mossback} an extremely old-fashioned conservative

{n: quaintness} the quality of being quaint and old-fashioned
"she liked the old cottage; its quaintness was appealing"

{n: square, square toes} a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views

{n: value} an ideal accepted by some individual or group
"he has old-fashioned values"

{v: antiquate} make obsolete or old-fashioned

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