What is another word for old?

Need synonyms for old? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

(of a person) Having been in existence for a long time
“I'm old but none the wiser.”
Constructed a long time ago
“The old structure and its surrounding area has been a popular location for filming.”
(of clothes) Has been worn or used many times over a long period of time
“With his old shoes, and shabby clothes, it was a fall from grace no nobleman has ever faced.”
Characterized by outdatedness and something that's not trending at the moment
“Forgive me for saying, but your decor is looking rather old.”
Has been in possession or usage over a long period
“This particular item was purchased as part of our old, sun-faded collection.”
Marked by having extensive life experiences
“He acts in a manner that is old for his age.”
(attributive) In a time or period marked by the past
“In the old days, we used to run around in the garden and chase birds, completely unplugged.”
So often used that it has become repetitive and tiresome
“I know it's going to sound clichéd and old, but we are just going to take it one week at a time.”
Well-known or long established
“There is an old Irish saying that tells you not to listen to old English sayings.”
Referring to something or someone one used to have
“His old partner went on a reality television show to find fame, but found it for all the wrong reasons.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
Translations for old
3-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019